The throttle body is part of the air intake system that controls the amount of air flowing into the engine in response to the driver pressing the accelerator pedal. It is normally located around the air filter box and the mass airflow sensor. The largest piece of the throttle body is the
, which is a valve that regulates the airflow. When the driver presses on the accelerator pedal, thethrottle plate
opens up, allowing more air into the intake manifold. A faulty throttle body may cause a poor idle as well as poor acceleration under load.
You can find a throttle body for every make and model of car relatively easily at Eurocarparts.com
A throttle body service kit will contain all the information and components to service your throttle body. This will include vital gaskets and rubber O-rings to ensure that every join is sealed against leakage, which could affect the performance of your car.
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