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Need a litttle help on cleaning my throttle body

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by Tsenekos, Feb 11, 2010.

  1. Feb 11, 2010 at 10:07 AM
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    Tsenekos

    Tsenekos [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Toytec 3" lift w coils,1.5 AAL,5100's all around,diff drop kit, axel shims,N-Fab nerf bars,bestop supertop,fog mod, weathertech mats
    I did a search and could not find anything on "how to clean the throttle body" on my 4.0l 2nd gen. I was hoping to do this soon any help with pics or a write up would be great thank you. :)
     
  2. Feb 11, 2010 at 6:05 PM
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    BRP27

    BRP27 When I grow up I want to be just like Me

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    So far south in Texas my feet are in salt water
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    3 in Ultimate ToyTec, set @ 2.5 in. AAL PINCH Weld Mod ( beat the pinch weld over inside the fender) Painted the pinch weld on bottom of cab Black Hi Lift Knock off
    I use carb cleaner in a spray can with a tooth brush. Take off the air intake until you can see the inside of the throttle body. Open the throttle up, spray some carb cleaner in the throttle body, work the carbon with the tooth brush. Repeat as needed, re assemble the the air intake. I have not had any problem using this method.
     
  3. Feb 11, 2010 at 6:16 PM
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    Tsenekos

    Tsenekos [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hey thanks I will give it a try
     
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