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Old 29 Dec 2009, 05:46 pm
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Default 2003 Honda Pilot Revvs up and down at idle?

2003 Honda Pilot.































When sitting in park at idle it revvs up and down between 900 and 1500 RPMs every 4 or 5 seconds all by itself!































Any idea what could possibly cause this?















It threw a check engine and VTM light today. Guess it's time to get the idle control valve checked...
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Old 29 Dec 2009, 06:01 pm
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There are 2 things I can think of. First one is your idle air control valve (usually throws out a check engine light). Second one is your car might just need a major tune up. My 91 Mr-2 did that except it was between 900 and 1200 RPM. Then I changed spark plus, wires, distributor cap and rotor, fuel filter, and air filter and it was idling just fine again.
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