Re: [DML] Idle Speed ECU
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Re: [DML] Idle Speed ECU



Harold

I'd like to know what that increase in idle is. Let me know if you see ANY 
increase with any ECU.
The reason why I say that is because I've never seen one increase the idle 
in any weather. BTW, A/C does not increase the idle.
First I thought I didn't see it happening because I used to live in Florida. 
I thought that it never got cold enough. But when I moved to Poland and 
started my D one cold morning (about -16C/0F) I figured that this idle 
increase is only on paper. I've tried 3 or 4 ECUs and they all work the 
same. Idle is solid and always a bit higher (on the tach which might be a 
bit off) that the book says. My car would idle around 850rpm regardless of 
temperature.

Tom Niemczewski
vin 6149 and 2418, 3633, 5030, 17086 (in Poland!)
Google earth: 52°25'17.30"N 21° 1'58.00"E
dmctom@xxxxxxxxx
www.deloreana.com



----- Original Message ----- 
>I think I have a problem with my idle speed ECU. I works fine for normal 
>operation however, cold idle speed increases during the winter didn't seem 
>happen - at any low temperature - like 20F, etc. So now that things are 
>warmer I wanted to check it - plus - with the right relay set-up I thought 
>I could fabricate an increased idle speed when I turn on the AC.
>
> In any event, the wiring diagram indicates a simple trip of the thermistor 
> and there should be an increased idle speed. Problem is, I can't get the 
> ECU to increase the idle speed by simply crossing the two wires from the 
> thermistor - which I believe is all that is required. Thus, why I believe 
> that circuit is defective.
>
> Does anyone have a working idle speed ECU laying around that they would be 
> willing to part with - cheap?
>
> Contact me directly via email. My address shows in my post.
>
> Harold McElraft - 3354



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