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2012 Cadillac SRX Idling Oddly at Stop

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Old 06-19-2017, 08:28 AM
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I bought a used 2012 Cadillac SRX back in March of this year and it recently started idling oddly sometimes when at a light. The car is in drive and the car seems to go a little below 1 or the RPM gauge, feeling like it's close to stalling but it picks itself back up and then idles normally for a little while. It may do it again depending how long I am at the light. After some research, I was guided in the direction of using a fuel additive so I bought BK44 which seemed to be one of the best. I have not used it yet as I am doing more research and finding that Cadillac recommends you don't use any additives. Has anyone else had this problem? Solution? Should I not use the BK44? Other recommendations of what may be going on? Any help is appreciated!
 
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Old 10-01-2017, 10:30 PM
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How many miles? Try cleaning the intake (don't flip the butterfly without disconnecting first) and a bottle of fuel injector cleaner.
 
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