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  1. Hesitation while taking off/driving and idle issues

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    I've recently been having this issue of hesitation and bogging down with my '04 manual GS. I changed plugs, wires, coil boots and coil packs. Next thing I'm replacing is the AFM. But I did notice that after I filled up my tank it's not doing it. It's just below the full line and 2 nights ago...
  2. Car will not stay on

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    Okay guys, I am out of options. I am desperate. For starters: 2002 Eclipse GT 170xxx miles Around two weeks ago my car randomly quit while driving. I started it right back up and it ran fine. Well, the problem got worse. It quit again the next day and refused to start again. I checked the...
  3. i need help with a rough idle

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    well i have a 2000 gs 2.4L and its always had a weird idle around 1200-1500 rpms but last night it started to jump really high. when i turn the car on it jumps between 1700-3200 rpms. when im driving it does the same thing. it idles rough both in gear and in neutrel. if anyone can help with...
  4. Help!!! strange eclipse gt problems

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    2000 gt sporty 80k miles hello everyone, my 2000 gt has a couple weird problems. FIRST At idle the car makes a puh noise... it does it like 1 time per second,for about 10 seconds and is very rhythmic, then it starts doing it faster kinda like a drum roll, then the idle drops to around...
  5. Idle issue

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    Hello All, I am new to the forum this new years day 2012. I have been troubleshooting my car the past few days and have read through many of your threads. Im not really sure where to post this help request, so please direct me to the right location and I will cut and paste whats below there...
  6. Need a hand (sensor housing)

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    I've been doing a large amount of looking around and I'm coming up short. I have a 02 gs 2.4 4cyl eclipse I have an item that needs to be replaced. The only name I can seem to find for this item is the "sensor housing" the cam sensor plugs in to this piece and it covers the reluctor wheel...
  7. Idle Air Control Valve Question

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    Greetings, I am new to this forum and I have a question about my 2003 Spyder GT. I am having some idle problems and I think it is the idle air control valve so I started to price them at different places and this is what I found: 1- $345 at dealer 2- $274 at advance and online auto parts (not...
  8. Engine idleing wierd.

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    i turn on my eclipse gt and it runs about 1000 at idle which i think is to high any way but then every few seconds it jumps up to 1500 then back down to 1000 ive heard its the throttle position sensor but im not so sure thats true. even if i rev the engine it still constantly jumps up and down...
  9. Car Idle Drops When Stopping

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    Hi everyone, I've been reading the forums here on 3g for quite a while now and feel this is the best and most knowledgeable place to ask for help. I've been reading about my problem in other forums but they have not been quite the same issue. The problem is that when I brake my car idle rpm...
  10. Idle Problem

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    2001 Eclipse GT 5 speed 146,XXX miles, cold air intake. Ok, so here is how it all began. My radio had that security "code" thing displayed so I tried putting in the code that was in the owner's manuel and I failed three times (it was the wrong code), which then makes the radio say "off". So I...
  11. IDLE (HUNTING) PROBLEM

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    I HAVE A 2001 ECLIPSE GT RECENTLY BUILT THE ENGINE FOR IT MODS INCLUDE CP 8.8 COMPRESSION PISTONS .040 OVER , AEM INTAKE , MAGNAFLOW EXHAUST, FIDANZA LIGHTWEIGHT FLYWHEEL , SPEC STAGE 3 CLUTCH, AFTER GETTIN MY ENGINE INSTALLED NOTICED A PROBLEM WITH THE IDLE AT COLD START IT IDLES FINE AROUND...
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