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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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When idling the rev counter will suddenly drop away, this happens

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When idling the rev counter will suddenly drop away, this happens about 3 times then it stalls. I have replaced the cat ,the throttle body plugs leader distributor cap and rotor arm and it still happens could it be a fuel supply issue? Is there a fuel filter that needs cleaning or is it engine management issues
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
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The most common reason for this issue to happen is a leak at the intake manifold gasket,this is a common issue and to fix this problem the gasket is to be replaced. The first step is to have the intake gasket checked.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thanks I will get it checked, hopefully that will cure the problem

Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
No problem thank you. Also you can respond back to this question at anytime after rating positive if you need further help.
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