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Old 03-13-2012, 12:26 PM
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Default stalling when stopping

Hi there I have had this on again off again issue where my 2002 ford focus zx5 will stall whenever I stop (press on the brakes) as long as I have my foot on the gas it works fine but the minute I press the brakes it stalls... wondering if anyone might have any idea what could be causing this? and if its an easy fix or not thanks
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Old 03-13-2012, 05:58 PM
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Possibly dirty or bad Idle Speed Control motor. Try cleaning it first to see if it helps.
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Old 03-23-2012, 01:03 PM
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thanks for the reply, had it checked out and found it was the spark plugs and wiring that need to be changed.
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