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THROTTLE STICKS - 1995 Ford Aerostar

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Hello, your throttle body needs cleaned out. A mechanic can do this for you at a low cost I am sure. If you are a do it yourselfer your can refer to the auto manual for your vehicle and it will give an exact way to do it. Postioning your throttle positioning sensor or TPS can be tricky so that's why I refered you to a professional. You can get a can of GUMOUT and spray it into your air intake manifold and run some 89 octance through your system and this should clean it real well and it may only cost you about 30 dollars to fill up your tank and for the gumout but this is better than the 60 dollars an hour for a mechanic. The option is up to you and I hope this helps you solve your problem!

Posted on May 24, 2009

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    Jonathan Suttles May 24, 2009

    That is exactly what I said "MrRepairAll."

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Get some lube spray and locate the throttle assembly under the hood. spray that while the car is off. try not to get nay lube spray on anything else.

The throttle assemble looks like a steel cable like the one used for bike brakes.

IF it still sticks then maybe your foot pedal needs to be inspected.

Another option is to Vacuum then Steam clean your engine while its' running. There could be dust or built up gunk in unwanted places.

Posted on May 24, 2009

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