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Old 11-03-2003, 11:25 AM
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Re: 85' 190E high idle problem

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Originally posted by rfremista

A couple of observations:
- there seems to a strong smell of gas inside the car
I would address this issue first. Sounds like a leaky fuel distributor or malfunctioning pressure regulator is causing a hyper-rich fuel misture, and the ECU is trying to compensate by kicking up air delivery at the idle control valve.

Steve
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