How do you reset the throttle body on a 2008 Dodge Avenger?
To reset the system all You need to do is turn on the vehicle without starting the engine. After that You can just press down on the throttle pedal for ten seconds and wait until the engine light starts to blink. When that happens it is resetting the throttle body and the ECU’s memory.
How do I reset my Dodge TPS?
To reset the Dodge Ram throttle position sensor(TPS), You need to turn on the ignition without Your foot on the brake, so the engine doesn’t start. Then press the accelerator on the floor for 15 seconds. Release the accelerator. Then turn the car off and start the engine and drive.
What does the throttle position sensor TPS do?
A throttle position sensor (TPS) is a sensor used to monitor the air intake of an engine. The sensor is usually located on the butterfly spindle/shaft, so that it can directly monitor the position of the throttle. More advanced forms of the sensor are also used.
What does the lightning bolt mean on a 2008 Dodge Avenger?
The lightning bolt warning light alerts you to a fault in the electronic throttle control system in your vehicle. This may be a faulty throttle body, the throttle body sensor or possibly the throttle body control motor which is what controls the opening and closing of the throttle body as the motor requires more fuel.
How do I reset my Chrysler throttle body?
Fully depress the accelerator pedal for 10 seconds. At this point the check engine light should change to blinking slowly indicating “Erasing ECU Memory”. 8. Release the accelerator pedal and turn the ignition switch to off.
What does flashing lightning bolt mean?
The lightning bolt on the dash means that there is a problem with the electronic throttle control system in your vehicle. Slowly depress the accelerator pedal all the way to the floor. Slowly release the accelerator pedal until it is all the way back up at the rest position. Turn the ignition key to “OFF” position.