Idle problem


Asked by Panchok Sep 26, 2012 at 06:25 PM about the 1988 Chevrolet Camaro RS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Does any body nkow what could be affecting my vhecle idle? throttle body not fully closing when comint to stop. idle surging, after I hit the gas peddal then ilde returnes to normal. this is a list of the parts that I hve replaced. idle contorl valve and tps, rebult throttle body, wires and sprk pugs, egr valve, checked oxigen sensor, but  is ok, adjusted and  lubricated throttle cable. problem has not been solved. thanky vey much I apprciate an advise.

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Tom Demyan

Not sure, did you set the base idle? Timing at 10^? Here is a Camaro forum that addresses some of your issues..

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thank you for responding to my question. Yes I had the timing set at 10 and the idle at about 900 hundred.The problim is that is not stady.. every time I come to a stop idle goes up then I have to hit the gas pedal in order to bring it down to normal.. as soon as I put it in gear the idle goes up ans sticks, in other words regarlees of the idle and timing being set to manufacture spesifications the idle is erratic .

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