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My car is on safety mode for some reason, It’s a VE v8 GTS…

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Hi my car...

Hi my car is on safety mode for some reason

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

It’s a VE v8 GTS 2007

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

I am trying the code was P0223 I’ve bought a new throttle pedal I’ve cleaned all the throttle body but still not good

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?

Yes I’ve tried to reset it many times. Code is P0223

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I think we covered

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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago
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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago

Hello there,

I have had many more faults with throttle bodies than pedals.

The dual tps voltages are a mismatch in the throttle body, common fault in VE.

Replace the throttle body, and perform idle learn with TECH2.

Gary

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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago

Hello again,

Do you need any further help?

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

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