What does the throttle body do? The throttle body controls the amount of air intake for the engine. This is part of the air intake system. For the engine to run efficientl? it needs the correct amount of air-fuel ratio.How do you know you need your throttle body replaced? Vehicle hesitates to accelerate or stumbles during acceleration Buildup of carbon can cause a throttle body to fail. How is the throttle body replaced by a mobile mechanic? Inspect air intake system and scan for engine codes Inspect wires and connections Clean throttle body of carbon buildup If fault? remove and replace gasket and throttle body Clear engine codes and test drive vehicle and test for proper operation of system How important is having your throttle body replaced? Sometimes if there is a buildup of carbon buildup it can cause the throttle body to not function properly.
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How it Works
Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
Book a Time
After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.