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I'm trying to find out whether it's safe to clean a throttle body on a 2007 Saturn Vue with a throttle body cleaner

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SOURCE: 2007 Saturn Vue passlock problem

Take it back to the Saturn Dealer, it is still under warranty.

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

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SOURCE: high idle will not lower

sounds like you have something blocking the linkage or the throttle body isn't closing totally or you have a air leak.

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

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SOURCE: 2000 S-type Fail Safe Engine mode is intermittent.

change the throttle body posistion sensor and change the plugs if the throttle body was dirty the plugs can now be fouled out causing the problem the 02 sensor may be clogged as well from the cleaning try thid first this should work if not let me know ill tell you what else you can do hope this solves your problem.

Posted on Jul 04, 2009

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SOURCE: Service Engine light on Green line 2007 Saturn Vue

take the ground line of the battery and press the brake for a few minutes and if the life is still on have the vehicle scann and clear code and have the emission components for the vehicle check

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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SOURCE: sprayed too much carb cleaner in throttle body and

If it is a matter of flooding the engine with carb cleaner I'd be patient and let a day or two pass and allow the carb cleaner to evapoate off. Yes some will pass thru the rings in to the oil (change your oil soon w/filter)
Other then that I would not expect issues if this indeed the case. To help the process you may want to turn the engine with the gas pedal fully depressed; in doing so this justs off the fuel injection allowing the engine to breath a bit witout getting a spray of fuel. If the engine does start while doing this be certain to remove your foot from the gas pedal so not to over rev. the engine. Be aware even with starting fluid if the engine is trully flooded (with no mater what) she will not start.
I hope this may have helped,
Tom

Posted on Oct 21, 2009

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