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Old 02-06-2003, 12:37 AM
suginami suginami is offline
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The "throttle body" is called the throttle actuator, and it is a part that goes bad. I had to replace mine.

It's an expensive gamble, though, as the part is a little over $1,000.

Also, faulty cruise control is a sign that your actuator is going bad.
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