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Dylan

Dylan 8/9/2011

2005 Honda Element EX 4 Cyl 2.40L

Engine

Car dies when coming to a stop then giving gas when it cold.

The morning temp is 70 deg F. The engine needs to idle for 5-10 min. before driving. No engine codes. Shop cleaned throttle body, filters, fluids check good. Shop thinks it may be the trans. Car does not do good at high elevations.

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yboy82

yboy82 8/9/2011

Did the shop also check your MAF sensor and its electrical connector? And if possible check and clean your idle air control valve and idle speed actuator.

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jonnysheparino

jonnysheparino 8/11/2011

A dead/dying battery can kill your car at stops...check that and make sure the alternator are working properly

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