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How Do I Grease My Accelerator

Discussion in 'Stock 2002 - 2005 Explorers' started by martin_95037, May 30, 2015.

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  1. martin_95037

    martin_95037 Member

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    I just bought a 2005 Eddie Bauer and the accelortor is very touch. If I dont fix it or pay my mechanica to fix it I am told that I am going burn something out.

    my currently solution to the problem is to shift from 1 into drive once I get moving.

    Is this a common problem or the way that this version was designed?

    Thanks

    Martin
     
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  3. Blee1099

    Blee1099 Evil Asian EF Vendor Moderator Emeritus

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    If I recall its drive by wire. If your having to shift into 1 then into drive to get moving then its probably more transmission related, either electronic issues or hard parts related
     
  4. Number4

    Number4 "I'm counting to 3, then I'm getting your dad." Elite Explorer

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    Sounds like you have the 4.6l V8?

    If so, this is a common issue. You have a few options. Option one, find a new mechanic, no offense.
    Option 2, remove and clean the throttle body. Use throttle body cleaner and do remove it first.
    Option 3, get the PCM updated by Ford.
     

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