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Is it possible to adjust a throttle position sensor on a 2000 montero sport?

The engine light came on so i went to auto zone, and they said it was the tps sensor so i bought a new one,put it on,and it ran good for about 1 week,i took the montero back to auto zone for the codes once more,now it says the tps sensor is reading as it was closed.It is a montero sport LS,3.0,automatic,2 wheel drive?

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