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Car wont decelerate when foot removed from accelerator pedal

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Car won`t decelerate when foot removed from accelerator pedal and when clutch pedal applied the Revs shoot up to 7 or 8 th..
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Hello, welcome. My name is***** will do my very best to assist you with your question. I apologize if you have been waiting long for a response.

This issue is a failure of the throttle position sensor or the throttle body butterfly valve sticking, both of these are common to cause this issue in these vehicles.
The throttle position sensor will need to be ohm tested and the throttle body would need to be cleaned.
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