Why won't the car hold an idle?

Asked by Jun 25, 2007 at 01:41 PM about the 1982 Volvo 240

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The car had a missing problem and then my son adjusted the fuel adjustment and now it won't hold an idle..

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Check the Idle Speed Control Actuator, there could be an issue with that which would explain why the car won't hold an idle. Also check the throttle positioning sensor.

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