I have an 86 lincoln t.c ime getting plenty of gas but have to prime the intake with starter fluid will start if weather is warm but idles rough and idle wont hold if weather is cold good luck to me


Asked by Nov 16, 2014 at 12:55 PM about the 1986 Lincoln Town Car Cartier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just replaced fuel pump regulater
and relay i am getting 40 psi at
rail shreader valve( please help)

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Will it stay running if you press the gas a little? If so possibly idle air control valve dirty/faulty or dirty throttle plate.

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