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Second opinion] 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

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

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

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 4 months ago

The only way to know is to go to the injection pump and remove the cable linkage, and then work the pedal to see if its free, then work the injection pump lever by hand, to see if it will return.

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