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Throttle is sticking.7000 rpm

When i go under hood and rev by hand it still sticks.Sprayed wd40 on moving parts visible still no change.

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Clean inside throttle body with intake cleaner and a rag may be sticking because of gum and varnish buildup in take manifold. This should work, if it doesn't then you will need to check cables and make sure they are not locking up and moving freely. If that good then Throttle body will need to be replaced because this can be very dangerous with it sticking like you described. Good luck and thanks for using FIX YA

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