I have a 2004 tribute and it will surge idle on its own while I'm at a stop or in park and neutral

Asked by May 13, 2014 at 10:17 PM about the 2004 Mazda Tribute

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Idle surge random but does it a lot  and some times will act like it is sticking on cruise
even when I don't have it on

1 Answer

269,745

Sounds like a dirty throttle body, clean that and the IAC as well. Check www.youtube.com for some videos on the procedure. It involves removing the air intake and air filter and using some throttle body cleaner.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
Best Answer Mark helpful

Your Answer

Mazda Tribute Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,070
  • #2
    Js08016
    Reputation
    270
  • #3
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    250
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Escape
1,331 Great Deals out of 98,642 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota RAV4
708 Great Deals out of 54,724 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
266 Great Deals out of 17,645 listings starting at $1,800
Used Honda CR-V
763 Great Deals out of 53,447 listings starting at $995
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
932 Great Deals out of 67,889 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,187 Great Deals out of 72,953 listings starting at $2,000
Used Jeep Liberty
178 Great Deals out of 6,963 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Pilot
717 Great Deals out of 36,994 listings starting at $1,750
Used Mercury Mariner
24 Great Deals out of 1,069 listings starting at $1,250
Used Mazda MAZDA6
182 Great Deals out of 11,823 listings starting at $1,200
Used Nissan Pathfinder
512 Great Deals out of 23,996 listings starting at $895
Used Mazda MAZDA3
313 Great Deals out of 26,875 listings starting at $899
Used BMW 3 Series
1,123 Great Deals out of 33,114 listings starting at $1,428

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Mazda Tribute For Sale
20 listings starting at $4,995
2010 Mazda Tribute For Sale
26 listings starting at $6,495
2009 Mazda Tribute For Sale
27 listings starting at $3,985
2008 Mazda Tribute For Sale
110 listings starting at $2,995
2006 Mazda Tribute For Sale
112 listings starting at $2,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.