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this is most likely a simple failed throttle body, requiring it be replaced. Very common on this model.
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Hi Steve, When you say throttle body would this be the same thing as the throttle actuator, connected via a lever to the throttle butter- flies,?
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Hi Steve , is throttle body same as throttle actuator?
No not exactly the same.
Your problem is the actuator, throttle body is just a different term that is sometimes used to refer to a standard throttle with integrated actuator. your car has a seperate actuator, which is the issue
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