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    Throttle body

    hey guys i hope this question has come up before but i own a mk4 astra SRi and sometimes after driving the car it does not idle and will occasionally stall is this a problem wtih the throttle body or is it electrical?
    any help would be great.
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    could be alternator...?
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    how would this cause the car to stall?

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    Idle control valve??

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    I think this is the infamous ICV/EGR problem. Have a search matey it will throw up all the results.

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    il have a look but in the mean time has anyone got more information?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buzz
    how would this cause the car to stall?
    no leccy getting to the spark plugs...

    my alternator went on the mk3 i had, and it cut out in macdonalds car park reservation bay #2 ... they had to bump start me round the car park! im lovin it!
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    Lightbulb A bit more info for ya!

    Had a lot of trouble with this myself. All fixed now though!!

    See http://www.m1gst.com/vb/showthread.php?t=58136 for some pics and a warning if you get Vauxhall to clean your TB out!!

    Cheers.
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