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Surging engine, rough idle, engine light stays on

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Surging engine, rough idle, engine light stays on
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you

sense the engine light does stay on,can you give me the computer trouble codes?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
P0505
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

ok,,you need to double check the throttle body,,,make sure the intake idle air hole isnt clogged,,

if all look fine,i think the intake gaskets may need to be replaced

thanks

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
You can opt out. The mechanic replaced the thermostat gasket & high idle control valve.
No more rough idle, surging engine, or rough ride.
Thank you for your input.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 months ago.

glad you got it

thanks

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