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Surging in 5.0

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Old 04-01-2006, 02:15 AM
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Default Surging in 5.0

I've been having a problem with my 5.0 (Pryor to the fire). At idle it surges and eventually stalls.

Can anyone point me in the right direction?

Thanks in advance
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Old 04-01-2006, 02:17 AM
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i had some problems with this too..try c leaning your iac?.
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Old 04-01-2006, 02:19 AM
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could also be a vacum leak, mine would idle fine then start pulsing than sometimes just stall all together
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Old 04-01-2006, 03:24 AM
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same issue i had...changed out my idle air controller and it went away like 20 miles later.
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