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Press the accelerator pedal down and feel like cable isn’t releasing just makes rev high..do you think it’s that accelerator cable?

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1999 Mitsubishi canter tipper FE532

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

Yes.. tried to find out why it’s rev high when I push the pedal and doesn’t release cable to idol

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Want to know if it’s the accelerator cable in fault

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Technician: spankyjr1, Journeyman replied 4 months ago

Disconnect cable at injection pump

Move throttle lever on injection pump by hand and see if it is returning on it's own

if it is returning start engine and move throttle by hand and see if it returns to idle correctly, if it does cable is binding and needs replaced

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