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Old 01-08-2013, 12:52 PM   #1782
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Originally Posted by dan50 View Post
The gas pedal is not connected to the engine in the conventional sense; it just send electrical commands to the throttle. So there's no reason why it should vibrate.
Just because its not directly connected to the engine via a physical cable doesn't mean you won't feel vibrations through it as it is bolted to the firewall and the firewall does transmit engine vibration from the subframe through the body and into the pedal assembly.
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