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    2003 Mazda Protege 5

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    Ogden, Utah

    idle help

    I have an 03 protege 5 and i am trying to clean the IAC valve but i dont really have an idea of what it looks like or where it is any help my idle is erractic and im thinking that may be the issue also how does one replace the VICS solenoid?

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    The Diagram Dude pcb's Avatar

    2002 mazda protege 5

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    Jun 2011
    ontario, canada
    The IAC is connected to the throttle body.

    You just unplug the VICS solenoid valve and plug in a new one.

    You may have a dirty EGR as well,... It can cause idle issues.

    The Diagram Dude

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