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throttle position sensor

How hard is it to change the Throttle position sensor? Is this a dealer job, or can some one with a few mechanical skills do it ? Thanks Guys!!

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Yea, but I don't do it much. Me and the a guy that works for us rebuilt an ini 7.3, that said the guy that works for us is better than me.

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Aren't these drive by wire? So isn't it just the pedal that has the sensor in it?

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Aren't these drive by wire? So isn't it just the pedal that has the sensor in it?
I think all of them are drive-by wire.

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