rough idle


Asked by Jul 05, 2013 at 09:28 AM about the 1997 Plymouth Breeze 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car runs great when driving but shakes and sputters when i come to a stop. i just replaced the fuel filter air filter plugs and wires and it made no difference. any suggestions?

6 Answers


Did you try cleaning your throttle body and idle air control valve. Sounds like the control valve may be dirty or need replacing.

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have not tried that yet but i will thanks

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While you're at it inspect all vacuum hoses

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ok im looking at the car and i see the valve but cant get to one of the screws. do i have to remove the throttle body to get it off?

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it could be the pcv valve as well


you may want to clean the throttle body in place

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