MY 1996 FORD ESCORT ACCELERATES BY ITSELF WHEN I...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1996 Ford Escort
  • 130,000 miles

My 1996 ford escort accelerates by itself when I put it in drive its not the gas pedal I get on the freeway and it goes up to 80mph by itself I have to hold my on the break while I drive so it wont increase speed what could be the problem please

Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:43 AM

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  • Tiny
  • rasmataz
  • Member

Do you have a check engine light? Clean the idle air control valve, throttle body/plate and test the TPS closed and WOT voltages

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:49 AM

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