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I have a 2003 Lexus es300. I just replaced the battery, now

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Customer: I have a 2003...
Customer: I have a 2003 Lexus es300. I just replaced the battery, now when the engine gets warm and i shift for parking, it stalls and won't stay running.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: The rpms won't stay steady and yhe computer is not showing any codes.
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Can you clean the throttle body and MAF sensor. Then disconnect both battery cables and hold them together for one minute. Then reconnect and start the engine. Let it idle for 2 minutes, then rev it to 2000 rpms for 10 seconds, then do the idle and rev steps once again. This should program the idle strategy. Then select each gear stopping in each for 5 seconds minimum, hitting each gear RND 5 times. This should program the engagement strategy. Let me know the results then.

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I like to stay in contact with my customers that appear not pleased, still working on the concern, or have not rated yet. I assume you were not pleased with my help. I hate that you have spent money to get an answer but left not happy. Can you tell me why, or can I help more. If its more help you need just reply and we can pick up where we left off. I am also sending an offer allowing me to upload diagrams or repair guides if that helps.

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