The failure mileage was approximately 44,815. This can severely damage the electronic throttle body motor and possibly prevent the vehicle from being operational. If you find water in the connector, locate the source of the leak. The manufacturer was notified of the failures. You could look for a repair facility in your area that uses B.
Do not ever try to manually open the butterfly valve in an electronic throttle body with your hand or any other tool. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing. The contact stated that while driving approximately 65 mph all the warning lights illuminated and indicated that the engine was loosing power. The solution is here : P2138 Possible Solution : The crankshaft sensor signals the fuel injection computer or the ignition control when the cylinders are firing. Service light is on and reads P2138, tps.
You will notice a decrease in gas mileage and over time the car will eventually start stalling a lot. The vehicle was towed to the dealer diagnosed that the transmission failed and needed to be replaced. . So how do you find out what problems are occurring? The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the accelerator pedal and re-learned idle failed and needed to be replaced. 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. This is clearly a safety issue and who knows how many was killed behind this. Search P2138 on youtube ,will show diagnostic steps.
So you should chech it on our car models. Approximately 1 month later the contact was driving approximately 65 mph and the vehicle started to slow down while he was pressing on the accelerator pedal. While driving 65 mph, the engine stalled and the engine stability power reduction warning light illuminated. If a solenoid or actuator is stuck from deposits it might free it up. The most common cause for this code is a loose or incorrectly installed gas cap.
Repair to replace a sensor is my responsibility. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing. Some shops are reporting corrosion on the fuel pump ground that reduces power and fuel pressure. The check engine light remains on and then goes off within a day or two. Dealer has no clue on problem remedy.
I have found that if I pull over when the warning messages display, shut the car off, wait approx 10 min, the car will start again, the messages will be gone, and the car will drive normally. I replaced the throttle position switch tps and it has came back again. Don't waste your time wasting ours! However, this code can also be generated by the installation of aftermarket equipment that is tapped into the wrong wire radio, remote starter, radar detector, etc. The vehicle was repaired for both components. How many potential accidents are waiting to happen because of a problem like this.
There was barely enough room. Thank you for a forum to let someone know and hopefully something can be done before someone gets seriously hurt. I have replaced the cam shaft sensor before. Since this occurred over easter, there are no mechanics available, leaving me with no car and cancelled appointments and lost wages to start the week. The failure recurred numerous times.
Luckily she was not in a dangerous situation when it happened. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the transmission was failing and needed to be replaced. Continue driving and see if the check engine light turns off. As my local Chevy dealer Chevrolet of homewood il has informed me my throttle sensor is sticking causing the gas petal to stay down. The car is completely unreliable at this time. I have since learned that I shouldn't let the car downshift in cruise control, but I didn't at the time. While on the interstate passing a truck the engine died.