2002 FORD WINDSTAR WILL START IDLE REAL HIGH THEN DIE. ANY IDEAS WHATS WRONG?

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Asked by Feb 09, 2014 at 03:22 PM about the 2002 Ford Windstar Cargo Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Could be dirty/faulty idle air control valve, dirty throttle plate, vacuum leak or throttle position sensor. Will it stay running if you feather the gas pedal? If so I would check idle air control valve first. If not I would look for vacuum leak and test throttle position sensor.

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There is a large vacuum L on top of the intake that are bad about splitting that causes this.

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Ok. Thank you I will look for that tomorrow and let you know if that fixes it.

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have to replace the upper intake manifold bolt gourmet ( it is the rubber washer , leaking air through this plenty) if you fix that trust me you will be in good shape

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