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Volvo 440 1.6Li erratic hunting idle

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Old May 4th, 2019, 23:13   #1
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Default Volvo 440 1.6Li erratic hunting idle


I have a 440 1.6Li which has been in storage for 4 years. Since it was put in storage it's now developed a hunting (up/down/up/down) idle. If I pull off the small manifold pipe which goes to the pressure sensor this stops the hunting somewhat but the idle speed is high. Don't know if it's related but the red water temperature light is always lit and the temp needle reads higher than expected. Any advice very much appreciated. Thanks Ian
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