How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask hauto Your Own Question
hauto
hauto, Technician
Category: Car
Satisfied Customers: 2728
Experience:  15 year hands on technician experince, associate degree in automotive technologhy
24868125
Type Your Car Question Here...
hauto is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Engine light on, accelerator sensor needs replace, 170,000

This answer was rated:

Engine light on, accelerator sensor needs replace, 170,000 mi need fix

Thanks for using JA

Do you know what the code was that the dealer read when the scanned the computer?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
P2138 Can we fix this?

Thanks for your reply.

P2138 is caused by a faulty throttle, there is Bulletin No.: 05-06-04-032C

addressing this concern, it states to replace the throttle, the harness connector and the throttle body seal.

replacing the above parts is the only option to repair this fault

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I called for parts and I was told the sensors were a one piece item. For around 100.00 (dealer) price
Could this include all the items you mentioned?

My sons work on cars ... Is this something they could possibly do?
Can I call autozone for additional parts if necessary?

Yes the sesnor is part of the throttle body. You can only get the parts at the dealer. the part numbers are

 

Throttle Body Assembly, P/N 12589056
Throttle Body Seal, P/N 12581398
Throttle Body Harness Connector, P/N 88988585

You won't find them in the aftermarket. the price is around $400

hauto and 5 other Car Specialists are ready to help you