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Country & Continent of Origin: United States (America)

Closed Throttle Position Switch

PossibleSymptons

- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light) - Engine idle problems - Possible hard to start - Possible shifting problems

PossibleCauses

- The closed throttle position switch Harness or connectors is shorted - Closed throttle position switch - Throttle position sensor The Error code is generally activated on detection of the following conditions: Malfunction is detected when batt

PossibleCauses

Adjusting the Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) takes care of the problem.

SpecialNotes

A closed throttle position switch and wide open throttle position switch are built into the Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) unit. The wide open throttle position switch is used only for A/T control. When the throttle valve is in the closed position, the cl