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Old 08-06-2005
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Throttle Mod

Can someone explain to me the correct way to do the throttle mod. im talking about the one that takes away the extreme play in the gas pedal. i kind of ghetto rigged it and used zip ties to take up the space but its not working right.
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All I did was stick a few small zipties in the excess and it helped a bit with the play. Does not need to be done by everyone.
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Old 08-07-2005
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The best way to check if you need this mod is to pull off your intake tube. With the motor off have a friend push the pedal to the floor while you check to see if the intake is fully open. Like Ryan said tho, not everyone needs it. I know my pedel has a lot of play too but it opens all the way so I just got a floppy pedal.
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