Re: [DML] High idle (2600 rpm) until temp hits 180 degrees
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Re: [DML] High idle (2600 rpm) until temp hits 180 degrees



Rich,

Yes it is common for a Delorean to idle higher when it is cold, but 2600 rpms is higher than it should be. You may want to take a look at the idle speed motor and see if it is operating properly.

Mike Polzin



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From: rgalichon <galichon@xxxxxxxx>
To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 7:14:59 PM
Subject: [DML] High idle (2600 rpm) until temp hits 180 degrees

  
Is it normal for DeLoreans to idle high upon a cold-start until the temp hits about 180 degrees? Lately, it takes about 5 minutes after a cold start before my D warms up to 180 degrees and then the idle lowers itself to about 800-900 rpm. I don't recall this ever happening to me in years past. Thanks!

Best,
Rich (2088)





      

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