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2003 Chrysler Sebring GTC 2dr Convertible

2003 Chrysler Sebring
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Convertible GTC, Compact
21 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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October 7, 2012, 8:51 pm

Jeremy C
 

Question: how to fix intake manifold runner control valve stuck open

what will happen if i leave this problem unattended, mostly because of cost. what causes this and what to do to fix. can anthing else affect this like bad egr. engine has a somewhat rough idle with like a high power sound when i press the accelerator, hard to explain the sound but i tried. thanks in advance.


October 11, 2012, 6:15 pm

Richard W
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The noise is from the runner valve stuck open. Gives a more throaty sound. You can drive it for a while. But that is also causing your bad idle.


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