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Old 03-03-2014, 04:15 PM   #1
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Working on the tuning on my car only thing holding me back is the TPS its readying steady low ...
My car was at one shop woth a dummy and he said he was going to replace it idk if he did cant really ask now its at a new shop what should i look for its in a focus sport throttle body ive ready of it was placed wrong it could read high bit what if its reading low ..??? Any help would be awesome !!! Trying to finish getting this thing to run efficient tonigh so i can start ripping it!:) thanks


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Old 03-03-2014, 04:54 PM   #2
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how do you know the tps is bad ?

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I dont know if its bad its ready low i know that its sitting on a dyno at the moment idk if its bad placed wrong is just not reading right
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The guy tuning the car is gonna trial and error but im just trying to get some insight i know u have prob encountered this at some point over the years
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If your tuner cannot tell you if your TPS is bad its time for another tuner , I cannot help because I dont know what the issues is and im not tuning the car , this is why its best to go to a knowledgeable tuner

Not trying to be an ass here but checking a TPS is mechanics 1st week , If I knew more of what was happening I could help more

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My tuner is perfectly fine im sure he will figute it out im only asking for the fact of trying to help if someone had something like this happen before so he dosnt have to check 20 things and can focus on one...
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How can anyone tell you if it has happened before if we dont know what the problem is exactly

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Open ur eyes i stated my tps is reading way low i said it like 6 times obviously the tuner part was more important that u skipped over it
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Im not trying to be a dick either but every post has said its reading low and right away ur blaming the tuner and say that i havnt stated the prob.. But i have a couple times my question was stating what could cause it to read low its reading so idk if its bad or not and if its not im not gonna buy another one and have the same prob
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