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Old 01-18-2002, 03:13 AM
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420SEL Idle Control Module

Where is the "Idle Control Module" located on a 420 SEL year 1986? It isn't in the middle of the firewall where I expected to find it.
My idle speed is too high, stays around 900 rpm. The fuse in the "Overvoltage Protection Relay" is okay and I have cleaned the "Idle Valve". Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 01-30-2002, 11:23 PM
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cant remeber were the computor is but cleaning the idle valve may not help its a good try but you may need to replace both to correct problem,
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Old 01-31-2002, 08:31 AM
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It is located on the inside firewall below the front passenger's feet. Remove carpets and it is underneath a cover.
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