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post #1 of 7 Old 08-18-2007, 09:30 AM Thread Starter
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Is this a stock part?

I am still having intermittant pedal problems with a CEL.
I noticed a black box under the dash that says throttle adjustment on it. It has 2 connectors and a potentiometer in the middle for adjustment.
Is this a stock ford part for a 97 powerstroke?


The truck was a city and lighting truck with a full hydraulic setup and plow, so I thought maybe it was added on.
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post #2 of 7 Old 08-18-2007, 09:32 AM
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That sounds like something for the stuff the city put on the truck for work.


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Here is a pic of it.

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It does not look stock at all to me.


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Doesn't look stock....with the "throttle adjustment" knob, wonder if it is some aftermarket idle control unit?

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it looks like idle speed controller. Does the truck have (or had) a pto? they use em to bumpo up the idle speed either for a PTO or long term idling running like an inverter or something.

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It looks like there are two connectors plugged into it. If you unplug them will the two connectors plug into each other and bypass the box?
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