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How do you relearn a VW throttle body?

How do you relearn a VW throttle body?

With the car off, push the accelerator all the way to the floor. Then turn your key to the ‘on’ position (do NOT start the car) and wait at least 10 seconds. Release the accelerator, then take the key out.

How long does it take for a throttle body to relearn?

Here’s the throttle body relearn procedure 1) Start the engine and let it idle in park for 3 minutes. During that period the idle may be higher idle than normal. 2) After 3 minutes, turn the engine off and leave it off for 60- seconds. 3) Start the engine again and let it idle in park for 3 minutes one more time.

How do I reset my electronic throttle body?

Resetting your electronic throttle control manually can be a tricky job. First, make sure the accelerator pedal is fully released. Next, turn the ignition on and then turn it off and wait for ten seconds. During these ten seconds, be sure the throttle valve is moving by listening for a sound of operation.

How do you reprogram a throttle position?

The easiest way to reset your throttle position sensor is to unhook the negative cable from your battery for up to five minutes or to remove the fuse for your engine control module.

How do you reset the throttle on a VW?

After the match completed, press the Back button to exit the system and then turn off the ignition switch. Then turn on the ignition switch to start the engine to verify the matching effect. If prompt Error in the matching process, mainly for the following reasons:

How does a GM throttle body relearn procedure?

A motor and gear reduction set inside the throttle body opens and closes the throttle plate to accomplish your request. Over time, carbon buildup can accumulate around the throttle plate, changing it’s “home” position. If the buildup occurs gradually, the PCM “learns” the new home position.

Why do I need to do a throttle body alignment?

This procedure cycles the motorized throttle body through various states (idle, part throttle, WOT) to relearn their positions. Some examples of reasons to perform a TBA: In some vehicles, the car will not run correctly, or may not run at all without performing a TBA after one of the above operations.

Is it safe to use Ross Tech throttle alignment?

Ross-Tech is not responsible for any damage or problems that may result from following these instructions. They are to be used at your own risk. As always, you should refer to a Factory Repair Manual for your vehicle! This procedure details how to perform a Throttle Body Alignment (TBA) on many VW/Audi vehicles with Gasoline engines.