Pull over, retighten it, and take a look at the cap to see if it has any cracks in it. The electronic throttle body is faulty. A total of 10 bolts to unscrew. If so, would replacing the Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor fix this problem? It does not come with the bracket or plastic cover, so you'll need to remove those from the old sensor first. Overall, I highly recommend purchasing from this seller - they even added a personal touch by including a signed letter detailing the warranty and other info about this part. Car was beginning to run rough at idle, lower rpm's. You will notice a decrease in gas mileage and over time the car will eventually start stalling a lot.
So you should chech it on our car models. Taking this into consideration, it is always important to fully test every aspect of a circuit to diagnose an electrical problem correctly. The car would go into safe mode, restricting my acceleration. These can range from a faulty spark plug lead, shorted kill switch or flywheel key damage. The software converts these degrees to counts, which is the input to the torque based strategy. Bought this from Acura of Tempe.
Today I was cruising at about 75mph on the highway when all of a sudden my car lurched, and 3 dash lights came one. With that said, I would recommend to anyone that has a P2138 trouble code stored to have the issue handled immediately. If you've already made it to the store, you might as well just replace it. How serious is the P2138 code? It's a very simple install though on my car I had to muscle the part past a support arm, other than that the most time consuming aspect was removing two recessed bolts on the bottom of the mounting flange; entire process took 25 minutes. I've seen some videos that show you can essentially plug and play to replace it, has anyone else replaced one of these? This can happen for multiple reasons and a mechanic needs to diagnose the specific cause for this code to be triggered in your situation. The accelerator pedal sensor or its wiring failed. Thoroughly clean the throttle bore and throttle plate.
Included with the part is the Acura part warranty. It took no more than 20 minutes. So you should chech it on our car models. The pedal position signal is converted to pedal travel degrees rotary angle by the. If I am late to work due to the fact that my car is not accelerating properly or stalling on the side of the road, I am not going to be very happy.
Technical posts are welcome here however. In later car models, the car's computer can usually keep the vehicle running, but the engine warning light on the dashboard goes on to warn the driver. Long story short, this part saved me a substantial amount of money and was super easy to install. Their car is so easy to maintain. YourMechanic offers certified mobile mechanics who will come to your home or office to diagnose and repair your vehicle. Emissions system error would typically clear over the next couple hours. This causes the ignition coil to provide a spark and the injector to inject fuel into each cylinder at the right time.
The top cover on the throttle body distorted preventing the gears from turning properly. Replacing this part fixed my issue. Note that this subreddit is unofficial, and you may get responses from anybody. At the same time of these lights coming on and the lurch, my rpms went from 2k to about 3. If anyone knows of subreddits other than for automotive mechanical support, please message the mods so we can add it! All you need to do is take the old one off and screw on the new one.
You should also check that the spark plug gap is set properly. Possible bare wire on pigtail shorting to ground. While not car-threatening, it's good to take care of this right away to improve gas mileage. Now don't ask yourself; What should you do with P2138 code? Please message the mods if your submission gets removed or marked as spam. If either sensor isn't working correctly, the car will run rough and the engine will be less efficient.
Do not ever try to manually open the butterfly valve in an electronic throttle body with your hand or any other tool. After install I cleared the code, drove around for a while, and everything worked fine. There are 2 pedal position signals in the sensor. I'm basically hoping to avoid an expensive repair at the dealer or a mechanic. Now don't ask yourself; What should you do with P2138 code? I don't need to take apart the car to replace small thing like this.