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Engine want to turn off when ideling..Also when ideling it idels…

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Engine want to turn off when ideling..Also when ideling it idels very wrough.
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Cadillac Mechanic: Dave Nova, Cadillac Technician replied 8 years ago
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Is the check engine light on with the engine running?

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Yes, the check engine light is on.
Cadillac Mechanic: Dave Nova, Cadillac Technician replied 8 years ago
Go by AutoZone and have them scan the codes in the computer (free) then let me know what the codes are and I can help with diagnosis.
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