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Buick lesabre 1997

I changed the tps and it turns on for a min then it turns of is it because i have to do the voltmeter scan please help need my car back for my kids

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    jeff r May 11, 2010

    you changed the throttle position sensor? and now it stalls after a min correct? why did you change the sensor to begin with? i need to know? if you go to live chat and specify my name short shadey i can walk you thru this -jeff ase master certified

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    TripleTauto May 11, 2010

    PLEASE CLARIFY THE PROBLEM

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You need to set the tps voltsge o that engine between .55 volts and .60 volts. with a voltmeter- check to find one of te three wires on the tps plug and find the wire that has less than 2 volts on it. the other two have 5 volts and ground. loosen the screws on the tps and rotate it until the voltage is arround .56 volts. - good luck

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