I have a 2000 ford focus and it starts but when I push the gas it turns off

Asked by May 18, 2015 at 01:47 PM about the 2000 Ford Focus LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Possibly dirty/faulty idle air control valve or dirty throttle plate

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