why is my idle so low????
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This is a discussion on why is my idle so low???? within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; i just cleaned my MAF and replaced my fuel filter and now my car idles at like 300-500? i dont ...

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    Registered User silversubby's Avatar
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    why is my idle so low????

    i just cleaned my MAF and replaced my fuel filter and now my car idles at like 300-500? i dont know what the typical idle is but i think this is two low. any info would be helpful. thanks

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    Did you install the MAF backwards?
    Are there any fuel leaks?
    What happens when you give it gas?
    Is the check engine light on?

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    nope the MAF is on right and there is no fuel leaks. the check engine light is not on but i only drove it like 5 miles after i did this so it could still come on....

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    Well, if the MAF is in right, then it sounds like you unplugged a vacuum line on the intake.

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