1989 dodge Dakota has a constant high idle. What besides the choke or throttle cable would make approximate 3000 rpm? Would the torque converter solenoid make this happen?

Asked by Feb 26, 2017 at 05:41 PM about the 1989 Dodge Dakota STD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Either the Throttle Positioning Sensor or broke wire in the wiring plugin to the TPS, or the Idle Speed Control Motor.

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