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No traction light

My mechanic actually referred me to dealer-service on this after he replaced the throttle postion sensor and the problem did not go away. Dealer-service claimed they identified the problem and apparently charged me to not fix it. They replaced the throttle position sensor again, stating the part my mechanic used was not a genuine GM part...

It is an intermittent problem. It happens either in motion or at a stand still. Road conditions do not seem to be a factor.

A combination of low traction and/or no traction dash lights followed by engine revving and what feels like the trans not being able to shift between gears. Can last for as little as 5 minutes or as long as 20 minutes.

Dealer-service receipt states: "Scanned for DTCS found P0105, P0122, P0440, P0452, P0730. Codes lead to throttle position sensor, was able to duplicate concern. Replaced throttle position sensor, cleared codes and rechecked."

I picked the car up Sat. from dealer-service and this morning - same problem. Any thoughts? Suggestions?

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Have u cleaned the throttle also check for a air leak on hoses hope this helps

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