truck stalls when stopping, idles rough, how do i repair this problem

Asked by Jan 05, 2014 at 04:12 PM about the Chevrolet S-10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Pull up to stop sign motor stalls, starts back up, seems like it don't idle properly

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What year model? Sounds like it could be a dirty/faulty idle air control valve and/or a dirty throttle plate. But without knowing what year model you have I can't check to make sure that your model has one. Also could be a vacuum leak. But if yours does have an idle air control valve that's what I would check into first. Hope this helps

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