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    Rough Idle Problem!! Need Help!!

    Im not sure what the problem is maybe i need a new fuel filter but would that cause a rough idle to were my car almost stalls? I also notice that my vacuum gauge likes to go a little crazy. Its even worse with the A/C on. If anyone has any ideas please let me know. Thank you in advance
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    You probably have a loose hose or a leak somewhere between your maf and throttle body.

    I got $10 that says your bov is leaking
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    your probably right about the BOV (stupid turbo XS) I'll have to check it out tomorrow. Any other thoughts just in case
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    Check air filter box is closed properly, sometimes tabs on the bottom don't go in properly.
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