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Slightly Rough Idle

Hi guys,

Just working out some minor demons in my car this weekend. I get a slightly rough idle most of the time. The spark plugs look good. My indie recommended cleaning the MAF, only come to find out, my car has a MAP instead. Not sure that works the same way and whether or not cleaning it would really help. Anyone have ideas on that? Any other things to check for a rough idle?

Also if anyone knows the best way to get into the HVAC system to get some annoying leaves out, let me know.

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The rough idle, I'll leave for others.

As to the leaves, drop the cabin filter which lives beneath and forward of the glove box. Get under there and it will be obvious how to remove it. Just be prepared to have the floor filled with leaves and other junk that has accumulated over the years. Do a search for changing the cabin filter. I saw a great thread on that not too long ago complete with tons of pictures.
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