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Offline owd git

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Accelerator Pedal Sticking
« on: June 12, 2018, 04:07:21 PM »
When on the motorway and up to speed , after a while the accelerator pedal sticks open a quick blip frees is off again

Any idea what the cause is / cure

Its an 08 sport
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Re: Accelerator Pedal Sticking
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2018, 07:20:26 PM »
owd git,

Sounds like its sticking, there are just two pots in it to give the throttle signal and springs to make it return.

Worth some lubricant before you buy a new one ?

Try moving it by hand to see if you can feel a tight spot or if one of the springs has failed ?


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Re: Accelerator Pedal Sticking
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2018, 07:20:26 PM »