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post #1 of 6 Old 04-01-2008, 10:53 PM Thread Starter
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Rough Idle

I have an 06 rubicon unlimited and once in a while it will idle weird. Rpms go up to 1000 and you can feel the engine shake like its about to stall but computer keeping it from doing it. A/C on or off same and it does it at radom times. Usually when stopoed at a red light it will do it. Any Idea or just normal.

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post #2 of 6 Old 04-02-2008, 08:31 PM
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I had the same issue on mine and it turned out to be the throttle position sensor.
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post #3 of 6 Old 04-02-2008, 08:38 PM
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Is your check engine light coming on at all?
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post #4 of 6 Old 04-02-2008, 09:40 PM
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tune up maybe?

it runs...........well the important thing is it runs

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post #5 of 6 Old 04-02-2008, 10:15 PM Thread Starter
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13000 miles on her and no engine light. Does it at random times but only when stoped at a light or parked. Other than than runs perfect. Its done it since I bought it last christmas. 2nd time this month its done it.
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post #6 of 6 Old 04-03-2008, 04:41 AM
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A throttle body cleaning might solve the problem. You can do it yourself or pay $60 at a lube place (like Valvoline instant oil change)
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