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Fail Safe Engine Mode

Car was taking a few seconds to accelerate. Went into fail safe engine mode. Car won't go other that a few miles an hour. Have someone who can probably work on it. Any advise as to what the problem may be?

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    I had the same problem on my 05 cobalt gm recalled and fixed it. It had something to due with my a/c unit making the car go into that mode

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My 06 expedititon just had the throttle body replaced at 52,000 miles, car would go into safe mode but you couldn't drive it.. always on the freeway - that is just really safe! had to park it... kill it and restart it, to be able to drive!

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Our 2006 Expedition (56K miles) is going in to safe mode and driving us nuts. How much did it cost to fix?

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Just had my 06 Expedition fixed with the same problem. The throttle body something had to be replaced.

Posted on May 16, 2009

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