Throttle Position Sensor Diagnosis?

Answer The throttle position sensor is used to determine the amount of throttle opening. Information from the sensor is used by the engine's computer to adjust fuel mixture and ignition timing. A defectiv... Read More »

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What Does a Throttle Position Sensor Do?

A throttle position sensor is usually located on the butterfly spindle. It monitors and reports data about the position of the throttle in an internal combustion engine.PotentiometerThe sensor is t... Read More »

What is the throttle position sensor?

A throttle position sensor does exactly what its name implies. It is responsible for monitoring the position of the throttle in an internal combustion engine. The information collected by the throt... Read More »

How to Know If the Throttle Position Sensor Is Bad?

A throttle position sensor has two primary functions: to measure throttle position and the rate of throttle position change. Before checking the throttle position sensor, always check to see that t... Read More »

What is a throttle position sensor?

Cars and trucks are becoming more powerful and fuel efficient. One of the reasons for this is increased computerization and sensors that send information back to the vehicle's computer. One of the... Read More »