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Throttle cable unable to remove from the firewall and can't find the clips to release from the wall.

I have a 1997 pontiac sunfire I have disconneted the throttle cable from the fuel injection system and gas pedal but cant seem to remove it from the wall.

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If I remember correctly, the rubber boot around the cable where it goes into the wall is part of the cable and that needs to come out too...If you are trying to slide cable through it it will not happen.

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