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Old 04-18-2010, 08:20 AM
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Default Idle Issues on '96 5.2L

For the last several years, only during the winter months here in Kansas, my 1996 5.2L Ram has had a surging idle after coming off of fast idle and before it completely warms up. Once warm, it's fine. Only when the temp drops to below freezing. At this time of year, it won't do it, it's fine. What are the common failures with this engine?
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Kinda late in the game to try diagnosing this one right now but I'd cleanout the throttle body/IAC passages. It would also be helpful to know that the ECT is reading when this happens.
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