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Car won't Idle

Starting about a few weeks ago (mid March) the car would stall out every so often when we would come to a stop and the car was idling really low (under 1k). Then in the last week (March 22-28) it got worse. The car would stall EVERYTIME we would stop or slow down and was idling at 750. I usually put the car in neutral to stop and my husband shifts down, either way it would stall. Then on Sunday March 29 the car would not stay started. Everything else in the car is working (the lights, radio, windshield wipers, etc) but the engine would not stay on. It would literally stall out within less than a minute.

Any help with this situation would be greatly appreciated! I would like to know what might be wrong and how much I can expect to pay to get it fixed.

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Do a compression test,if that checks out,oil gets in spark plug wells and sometimes not running on all 4 plugs pull spark plug boots and use paper towels twisted up and clean out oil around plugs and clean the end of the boots,

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