How to Clean a Throttle Body on a Car?

Answer After years of service, gasoline gum build up, dirt and other foreign matter attach themselves to the throttle body fuel injection (TBI) unit walls and passages. This affects the unit's operation a... Read More »

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How to Clean a 1.8 T Throttle Body?

The 1.8T is a turbocharged four-cylinder engine made by the VW group that has been used in a variety of VWs and Audis. Like most modern, fuel-injected motors, the 1.8T utilizes a throttle body to d... Read More »

How to Clean the Throttle Body of a '99 GM?

The throttle-body intake connects the air intake with the manifold and controls the amount of air that enters the engine. Deposit buildup occurs in the throttle body when dirt and dust particles co... Read More »

How to Clean a Throttle Body on an F-150?

Most vehicles do not need any fuel-injection maintenance until after they have surpassed the 75,000 mile threshold. After that point, your throttle body needs to be cleaned. After performing this m... Read More »

How to Clean a Northstar Throttle Body?

General Motors introduced the Cadillac Northstar V-8 engine in 1993, inside the Cadillac Allante. General Motors was assisted in the Allante design by Italian car maker Pininfarina, who create exot... Read More »