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huzzy
25-11-2006, 21:37
Hey lads i have just refited my engine to my sti v5 type R

cant get it to idle, ok when cold when the engine gets hotter http://unstabe jumping from 650rpm ish to 1000rpm ish

i have cleened the throttle body but there was no change :cry:¬* ¬* ¬* ¬*:cry: :shock: :shock: :hang: :hang:
:wall:

JohnM
25-11-2006, 21:53
Try the MAF sensor. Plug it out- if the car continues to run it's knackered, if it cuts out it's fine.
Worth a shot an yway.
Cheers
John

Norris!
26-11-2006, 01:06
throttle idle valve? is ther such thing in scoobs?

davelegacy
26-11-2006, 02:38
Yeah the thing on right hand side manifold with ABC on it..........

B4 Alan
26-11-2006, 09:35
Could be the MAF (although should idle bad all the time) but also could be the Lambda Sensor....

Alan.

stevek
27-11-2006, 20:01
id the same problem, turned out a jubilee clip was missing off the pipe come=ing from the airbox, xtra air was getting in and caused the car to hunt for idle, got one on it and shes grand now...could be worth checking everythings air tight! :dunno:

Norris!
27-11-2006, 21:40
that simple! :)

huzzy
28-11-2006, 00:06
Hay lads

everythings sorted now turned out it was the crank pos sensor and the maf sensor got them to day and everything is ok now

thanks a mill for the help!!! :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :subaru: :D

B4 Alan
28-11-2006, 19:18
Good stuff :thumbsup:

Alan.