Re: I had to tighten my (idle?) because my 2000 wouldn't stay running, HELP?
I once did the same thing with my '99 to keep it going until I could
get to the dealer. I then found out that the problem is the IAC (idle
air control) valve. If you want to give it a try, do a Google search
on the subject and you will find plenty of information.
On Sun, 20 Mar 2005 22:56:42 -0500, "coachpaul2003"
>I really do not know a lot about cars but I am trying to learn and I was on
>a trip of one way 1400mi. and i got there and drove around town everyday.
>When i got ready to leave my explorer would start but die unless i kept my
>foot on the accelerator. I do not know what to call it but i screwed in
>the screw to make my idle run at a higher rate. Please help!!