my 96 Ford Taurus idles low

Asked by Daniel May 02, 2020 at 07:18 PM about the 1996 Ford Taurus G

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Why does my 96 Ford Taurus idle to where it
almost dies and sounds like a air intake

4 Answers


Yes, check all the hoses connected to the upper intake and around the throttle body.

I checked the icv and there was lubricant between the gasket and icv itself and I noticed this hose or something could it be the problem

I tried to upload a pic but it's not letting me

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