Re: from pad to backyard mech re:idles rough
"pad" <email@example.com> wrote in
> my 1999 ford escort does idle high when cold i thought it was normal what
> should it idle at
well, the old term for what I wondered is, "does the engine'RACE'" when
cold... that is TOO high.
Generally the engine will go to about 1200- 1700 rpm for a few second..
then gradually down to 1000 rpm.
If it stays high until you kick the pedal, that's a symptom.