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Old 09-16-2011, 01:47 PM
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Hey guys just had a quick question about what the factory idle rpm should be on a 5.2. I have a 96' 5.2 and the rpms at idle seem to be a little low like under 500 is this normal rpm range at idle or should it be higher? what rpm if its wrong and how can I adjust thanks for any and all replies in advance.
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Hi, well I don't have a good answer for you but with this hopefully someone will provide an answer.
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mine idles right around 1000
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It depends on if its an automatic or manual. I have a manual and mine is about 650 rpm. But if you feel yours is low check timeing, if yours has it ajust the plunger on the side of throttle body.
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Yea I have an automatic. At idle it sits between the 500 mark and the mark below it. And I think I do have the adjustment on the side I'm going to mess with it on my next day off. Thanks for the heads up everyone.
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