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Author Topic: how to resest idle control valve  (Read 3562 times)

Offline phillo

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how to resest idle control valve
« on: May 23, 2015, 08:53:12 AM »
Thanks in advance just cleaned idle control valve with carb cleaner does iyt have to be reset if so how

Offline Chrispb

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Re: how to resest idle control valve
« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2015, 09:46:37 AM »
No it doesn't need resetting.
What problem are you getting.
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

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Offline phillo

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Re: how to resest idle control valve
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2015, 09:55:11 AM »
Put it back on and now it just cuts out

Offline phillo

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Re: how to resest idle control valve
« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2015, 09:59:49 AM »
Start the engine revs up and now doesn't idle just cuts out

Offline Chrispb

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2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
All for a pint of Strongbow.

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Offline phillo

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Re: how to resest idle control valve
« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2015, 10:55:13 AM »
Don't think idle control valve is working properly how can I check

Offline Chrispb

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Re: how to resest idle control valve
« Reply #6 on: May 23, 2015, 11:02:29 AM »
Under normal circumstances iirc the engine will stall if the wiring is uplugged from valve, engine wiring loom is known to cause problems with breakages.
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
All for a pint of Strongbow.

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