Date: Fri, 15 May 1998 02:20:31 GMT
From: David <daverdlanopsam.com>
Subject: Re: 1989 900S Stalling


I had the same problem with my 86 900 Turbo. It was the AIC valve. All I did was remove it and clean it. Takes about 10 minutes. I doubt that it the electronics. Jeffrey Baker wrote: > > Another possibility is a bad AIC (automatic idle control) valve. I had a > problem on a new '89. It stumbled badly when decelerating and idle speed > hunted up and down. It stalled only a few times, though. When it was > replaced, the new unit also proved to be defective. > > Anthony Fiallo <slowhandnopsamphia.net> wrote in article > <3559FBB5.BBC41713nopsamphia.net>... > > My 1989 900S has started to stall when stopped at a light, or when > > slowing down at stop signs, etc. My mechanic says that the eloctronic > > engine control which needs to be replaced is $700, OUCH. Has anyone > > experienced similar problems with an alternative (hopefully, less > > expensive) solution? > > > > Tony > >

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