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2007 v10 no throttle response when running when ign key is

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2007 v10 no throttle response when running when ign key is on and not running you can hear throttle body actuating
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
with scanner says pedal has communication Changed throttle motor same response should I change T body along with tps
Expert:  Ron replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thank you for your question,

Before you change anything else, try removing the negative battery cable and then remove the throttle body and give is a good cleaning inside and out. After doing so, reinstall it and start the engine and let it idle for about 15 to 20 minutes which will allow the PCM (computer) to relearn the closed throttle values. In some cases sludge build up in the throttle body can cause this type of problem when the computer has lost proper voltage so try the cleaning first . Post back with the results and we can work from there if need be.

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