Q: Iac valve

asked by on September 27, 2017

I unhooked bolts on my iac valve and turn car on to see if it was working and the spring popped out is this normal

When you turned on the key the IAC was energized and would push out the spring due to this. Just put spring back in and reinstall after it is cleaned.

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