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2002 f150: maf sensor is in the air cleaner housing..throttle body i

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p1121 code on a 2002 f150 4.2 i have replaced both the maf and tp sensors the maf sensor is in the air cleaner housing and the tp sensor was on the side of the throttle body i still have the code and truck has no power when acclerating
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.

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start for checking for leaks at the mass air flow sensor and the throttle body and the whole air tube likley it has a crack or leak

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
ok no cracks in air tube found a crack vac hose going to throttle body replaced it. started engine and sprayed carb cleaner all around to find leaks no leaks found. I cleared the check engine light a drove the truck runs a little better light did not come back on but am still getting the p1121 code any new ideas.
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
Is the mass air flow in correct And tight?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
maf sensor is in air tube and there is an arrow on top that says air flow the arrow is pointintg towards engine I hope that is correct
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
Yes that's correct. Let me dig. All the tests for you. Give me a little bit
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
ok thanks i read on a ford foorum not to trust aftermarket tp sensors only to use motorcraft any input
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
also when driving the truck and accelerating hard pedal all the way to the floor it does not appear the transmission is going to a pasing gear or down shifting truck accelerats slowly the p1121 is the only code coming up on scanner
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I do have a scan tool so I can get freeze frame data but dont know what to do with it I saw on a different post someone with same problem was asked for freeze frame data
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
did you use factory maf and tps
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no purchased from autozone
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
all the tests on the flow chart point to the mas air flow and or tps...I would get factory parts..
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I read somewhere else about not using aftermarket tp sensor would you suggest replacing the tp and or both

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