Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Is this a common fault?
#1
Hi Guys

I have a 1.9D (Non Turbo) 2002

It has a stiff throttle pedal almost feels unresponsive. I have seen other posts on here, is this just a common thing with these that there isnt a specific fault?

Or is it linked to a problem. I did see a re routing cable post but wondered if there was an actual fault that can be fixed or is it just one of those things

Thanks!
Reply
#2
Check all cable & pivots are free & lube anything that moves.Pedal pivot free?
Strawberry flavoured windows  Dodgy
Reply
#3
(15-09-2015, 06:39 AM)thierryr Wrote:  Hi Guys

is this just a common thing with these ?

wondered if there was an actual fault that can be fixed or is it just one of those things

It is just one of those things ..

A new cable can help but isn't guaranteed to sort it ...

I found that lube and re routing works well ..
if you do change the cable I'd say to re route as well, cables like the smoothest least tortuous route or to put it another way the straighter the better / least bends the better...
Reply
#4
Presumably the engine responds ok if you rev it from the engine end of the throttle cable ?
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
[-]
Welcome
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username:
  

Password:
  




[-]
Search
(Advanced Search)

[-]
Latest Threads
Next gen berlingo multispace
Last Post: churmy
Today 04:58 PM
» Replies: 7
» Views: 103
New Berlingo Auto Box - Anyone have one?
Last Post: Capelbond
Today 04:10 PM
» Replies: 9
» Views: 352
Newbie
Last Post: Onall4
Today 03:16 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 18
Finally a B9 Haynes Manual
Last Post: Satellitemark
Today 02:32 PM
» Replies: 37
» Views: 2394
glow plugs
Last Post: z1000pete
Today 10:21 AM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 27
Is anyone buying a new car AFTER April 2017?
Last Post: doofer
Today 09:10 AM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 227
Sop the seatbelt buckle sitting soo low?/aux ste...
Last Post: Hora
Today 07:04 AM
» Replies: 5
» Views: 157
Fuel rail pipe replacement
Last Post: polar
Today 06:54 AM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 102
600lx or 800lx
Last Post: dumdum
Yesterday 11:12 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 48
Advise please on known problem tyre scrubbing
Last Post: shncoe1
Yesterday 10:12 PM
» Replies: 19
» Views: 1572

[-]
Recent Visitors
Locations of visitors to this page