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Old 08-02-2015, 09:22 PM   #1
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Hi Idle

I read on here about hi idle, wondering what that is.
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Old 08-02-2015, 09:29 PM   #2
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On mine, I turn on the cruise control while in park. Rev up to 1200 rpm and set the cruise. That brings the air up quicker.
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Turn on cruise, press SET.

RPM on ours goes to 1,000. Good for pumping air a little faster.
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Old 08-02-2015, 09:50 PM   #4
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As Jerry said. With cruise control on and in park; press the "Set" button. Your RPMs will come up to about 1200 or so. Good for when your stuck in a traffic jam for a long period.
I don't idle my rig for more that about 10-15 minutes. If I'm stuck traffic, as I was do to an accident this Saturday, I will use hi idle intermittently.
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If your referring to another members question , about why his ISL was idling faster than normal, after start up ( automatically) there is a program in the ECM, to increase idle speed after start up, usually first of the day.
My Cat will go to a faster idle in cool weather, to aid warm up.
As I mentioned to the other poster, I don't know what the parameters are for the auto idle up are on an ISL.
Could be a question to ask if you're in a Cummins shop.
Like , gemert, I can set the idle higher to help bring up air pressure faster by using my cruise control, cruise on in neutral, hold resume till idle speed comes up.
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