I would suggest you replace the O2 sensors pre-cat which is the easy possibility but it sounds more like your Crankcase Vent Valves (CVV) hoses are probably cracked and need replacement. I had some of the same symptoms and it turned out to be my CVV hoses. Just my two and a half cents worth...
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Last edited by Zchild; 06-17-2011 at 04:33 PM.
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