Inspect Throttle Position Sensor

(a) Insert a 0.050 mm (0.020 in.) or 0.70 mm (0.028 in.) feeler gauge between the throttle stop screw and stop lever.

(b) Using an ohmmeter, measure the resistance between each terminal.

Clearance between lever and stop screw

Between terminals


0 mm (0 in.)

VTA - E2

0.2 - 5.7 kQ

0.50 mm (0.020 in.)

IDL - E2

2.3 kß or less

0.70 mm (0.028 in.)

IDL - E2


Throttle valve fully open

VTA - E2

2.0 - 10.2 kQ


VC - E2

2.5 - 5.9 kQ

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