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Old 23 Apr 2013, 06:18 pm
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I have a 2001 ltd. When I step on the gas slowly, to back up into a parking spot or just to move ahead, the motor starts to hesitate.

Newer plugs and wires, about 3 months old, no codes, and when I stomp on the gas the car is very responsive. I've tried adding injecter cleaner with no great difference, and I only ever use top tier gas.

Any ideas???
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Old 23 Apr 2013, 06:21 pm
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Rotty... what kind of plugs, and what was the gap?
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Old 23 Apr 2013, 06:25 pm
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Also, when was the last time you cleaned the IAC and throttle body?
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Old 23 Apr 2013, 07:58 pm
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Default Re: sluggish from idle

Gap is 0.035 and I installed Champion Dble Platinum.

I've never cleaned the iac or throttle body, stupidly

i guess I need to research a bit more on what to keep clean, damm I am anal about maintenance but this I did not know about.
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