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Ford Escort revving itself when idle

1999 Ford Escort Problem

Hi hope you can help my escort has recently started to rev itself up then down etc when at lights or a junction and occasionally cuts out but does restart straight away any ideas been told it could be an air flow valve problem ??? what do you think?
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CarFord Escort 1.6 manual
Year1999
Ownerblueblahdeblah
Posted16/07/2009
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Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss


Solution 1
mr suzuki | Driver | Since: Dec 2007 | Posts: 1 | Fixes: 686 | View Garage
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IACV idle air control valve dirty/sludge remove clean may need a new gasget ,cant tell you the exact location because ford tene to move the location but will be on inlet manifold google iacv to see what they look like


Posted on Thursday 16th of July 2009
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blueblahdeblah | Driver | Since: Jun 2009 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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is it still ok to drive it ?


Posted on Thursday 16th of July 2009
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