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Aug 9, 6:22am - #34653 
gas pedal loose?

This might be a dumb question but I just wanted to check if im the only one with this little curiousity or not. Is it normal for our gas pedal to be loose about 1/4 of an inch? I mean when I gas, I have to get pass 1/4 of an inch before it accelerates. This was kinda odd to me so when i checked the pedal, i notice that it was kinda loose. Is this normal? Other cars I've driving like the mustang, my supra, friend's iTR, etc..doesnt have this.

Oh by the way, I think this thread belongs to "general discussion" or "new members" ...eehh moderators feel free to move it. Thx thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup=P


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Aug 9, 7:47am - #34654 
I think you prolly need to tighten your throttle cable thumbsup It's in the installs section thumbsup


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Aug 9, 8:31am - #34655 
Mine isn't loose, but my gas pedal get stuck sometimes and i gotta put good pressure on it? Big problem? or minor adjustment?

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Aug 9, 2:07pm - #34656 
Blue_jaggon...I think that's a major problem.gotta look at the long term; it might get worse and especially dangerous. It can be a big problem but minor to fix it.


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Aug 9, 2:10pm - #34657 
About the pedal, I think I'll just take it to the dealer. They better not BS! I'm gonna leave the problem for them; thats what warranty is for grin


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