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VANAGON ELECTRIC REV LIMITER?

1985 Volkswagen Van

Engine Performance problem
1985 Volkswagen Van Manual

Recently my vw seems to shut off spark at about 4000 rpms until rpms drop then starts running again and repeat this is a new problem does it have an electric rev limiter? Is it adjustable?
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Racerx6899
October 6, 2010.




Your vehicle is not equipped with a " electric rev limiter" the problem you're having is the throttle positioning sensor located under me the throttle body, it is a micro switch which tells the computer when you are idle or when you are at full throttle, that switch is no longer available from the dealer or anywhere else. I custom make them, but there $200.

Dr Loot
Oct 6, 2010.


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