Asked in Dodge Durango, Dodge Ram, Ford Windstar LX
What causes a 2002 Dodge Durango V8 to surge when driving?
Had the same problem on my '00 4.7 liter. Turns out it was the throttle position sensor. Sensor was replaced at dealer problem disappeared. ...
It seems as if the takeoff on your ford 99 expedition has a slight delay what is the problem?
I had same problem with my 98. Mine was the throttle body area. What happens is the throttle body gets carboned up and makes the accellerator sticky and causes the hesitation... To fix: 1. remove the large rubber intake from throttle body. 2. start engine. 3. spray throttle body cleaner (large amount) inside butterfly area of throttle body as you rev the engine to keep it running. 4. done. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why does your thundercat jerk on a steady throttle in all gears?
what causes my thunsercat to jerk in all gears on a steady throttle?
What causes a 1997 Mitsubishi Mirage DE to lose power when the accelerator is pressed and the timing seems to be intact?
I had a similar problem with a 98 mirage DE. I sprayed the linkage around my throttle cable. Another possibility Clean your throttle body, mine was really sluggish until I cleaned all of the carbon out of the throttle body. ...
Asked in Chrysler Town and Country
What causes the electronic throttle light to come on in a 2008 Chrysler Town and Country?
The electronic throttle control light stays on when the engine computer detects a malfunction related to the throttle system. You need to have the system checked for codes to know possible causes. ...
What causes car sputtering when in neutral and stepping on the throttle?
Not running on all cylinders? Bad plugs, wires, or valve? Try a compression test to see if problem is internal to the engine ...
Asked in Mercury Cougar
What causes a 1999 Cougar engine stall when coasting?
The TPS (throttle position sensor) has gone bad on your throttle body.
Asked in Carburetors, Ford F-150
Can a Carburetor throttle be bought without replacing the whole works?
Turns out the problem was never the throttle, it was an experimental in-line fuse that went out. ...
Asked in Ford Windstar LX
What causes a 1995 Ford Windstar LX to go into neutral when you stop and then jerk into gear when you push the accelerator?
Sounds like a possible problem with the TPS (Throttle Position Sensor). I had the same problem on my '94 Olds. Replaced the TPS and no more problems. ...
Asked in Jeep Wrangler Sport
What causes a 1999 Jeep to run full throttle when started without the gas pedal being touched?
stuck throttle butterfly plate
Asked in Audi
What does code p1545 on 99 Audi a4 mean?
Throttle Valve Controller: Malfunction Possible Symptoms Increased Idle Speed Bucking at Load Change Possible Causes Throttle Body dirty Throttle Body Wiring faulty Throttle Body faulty Possible Solutions Clean Throttle Body Check Throttle Body Wiring Check Throttle Body ...
Asked in Chevy Cobalt
Why would your 2005 Chevy Cobalt stall after you drive it for a while?
The problem could be the Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) on the side of your throttle body. If the Rpm fluctuate when stopping also. Make note of this problem with the stalling. This is the most reason why it would stall. Just make sure the other problem In explained is there too before you go out and buy a new throttle body. I had the same problem with my colbolt and the throttle body cost was 255.00 that's with tax. So good...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs, GM and GMC
If your 1997 GMC 5.7L Vortec has a misfire at idle but not while under throttle whats the problem?
If your 1997 GMC 5.7L Vortec has a misfire at an idle but not while under throttle, the problem is likely the timing. This can be adjusted. ...
Asked in Jeep Cherokee Sport
What causes an 87 jeep Cherokee pioneer with 4.0 6 cylinder and auto trans to stall when stopping and cut out at highway speed?
I have had a similar problem in the past, and found it to be the TPS ( throttle position sensor) ...
Asked in 2000-2005 Dodge & Plymouth Neons
2002 idles real high in park position and when driving you dont need to put your foot on the gas to drive?
More than likely your problem is the throttle body. More than likely your problem is the throttle body. ...
What causes the engine to suddenly quit with subsequent loss of all functions and all dash instrument lights come on Have replaced fuel pump and sensor but did not fix problem.?
Hows your altenator?That could be it. Its not the alternator. Its the air intake on the throttle body. If you have a newer F-150, instead of a carbeurator it has a throttle body. Take off the air intake hose from the throttle body and open the butterfly shaped flaps and spray throttle body cleaner inside the throttle body and outside the flaps. This will clean carbon deposits and buildup. Your engine will run smooth and all functions will be normal and your...