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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 5:44 pm 
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what do i do? got in my car before, started it up and without me putting my accelerator down the car was gaining speed like something was pushing down on the accelerator??what do i do to fix it?i need help..please email me your suggestions, independent_allstar@hotmail.com i am 18 and cannot afford a new bloody motor. what do i do.
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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 5:48 pm 
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check that the throttle isn't stuck open

is it accelerating hard? what revs at idle?

need more info
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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 5:49 pm 
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its a 1991 xf falcon, it gains about 5kmh every 100 metres or so...i dont no s**t all about cars so yuh haha f**k hell.
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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 5:51 pm 
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yes it revs at idel im not sure how many tho.
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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 6:04 pm 
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OK ALL GOOD..WENT OUT TO CHECK EVERYTHING AND ITS NOT DOING IT ANYMORE...yay! dont know what went wrong with it though. was weird
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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 6:28 pm 
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91 xf.. what's that?

 

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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 6:38 pm 
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fnp wrote:
91 xf.. what's that?


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Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 7:39 pm 
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fnp wrote:
91 xf.. what's that?


that would be an XG then, in that case id be checking the TCM or the Throttle Control Module thats usally the case when this happends, try giving it a clean with carby cleaner or WD40.

 

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