[DML] Re: High Idle only when warm
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[DML] Re: High Idle only when warm



If the thermistor that is connected to the idle ECU fails (open) the 
car will idle at about 2500-3000 rpm. 

A quick check is to unplug ONE of the idle ECU connectors - the one 
that's toward the passenger side of the car. You'll have the same 
effect, it will open the idle motor wide open. If everything is 
working. 

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Tom Tait" <TTait@...> wrote:
>
> Thanks guys.  
> 
>  
> 
> David - I'll check the linkage tonight.  I did a minor adjustment 
on the
> stop screw and the microswitch screw yesterday, but I didn't think 
to
> re-adjust the link arm.  I can see how operating temp might affect 
this
> linkage and the throttle plates, but the idle does immediately drop 
to
> normal when I unplug the idle speed motor, so I'm not so sure...
> 
>  
> 
> Chris - I'm sure I already know what will happen when I unplug the 
ECU,
> Idle will drop to normal.  I've already tried this by unplugging the
> idle speed motor(s).  
> 



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