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Throttle solenoid is not allowing fuel supply ---- location?

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throttle solenoid is not allowing fuel supply ---- location?
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: Does not start dies on acceleration
JA: What is the model/year of your Mitsubishi?
Customer: 9/2004 GLS
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Know tue problem; cannot locate solenoid
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: computer analysis says throttlesolenoid valve
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

There isn't anything called a 'throttle solenoid valve', I believe you may be referring to the throttle body. The throttle body is what allows air into the engine and wouldn't cause a fuel issue or the engine to die.

What P codes are currently setting?
Can you post the VIN?