Ancient recall. Probably not honored any more.
Besides, the part is cheap.
Only if it disintegrated and let the TV cable fall out of the throttle lever.
Then your gas pedal would be REALLY easy to push, it would never shift
out of first gear, and the transmission would burn up within a few miles.
After 16 years of underhood heat, plastic parts (actually nylon, I think) do
tend to fall apart.
Here's where it's supposed to be (under the throttle body, passenger side):
Here's what happens when it fails:
Here's what the stock part looks like E0AZ-7F330-A:
Here's a brass replacement version F3SZ-7H303-B:
Here's how it attaches (different car, same idea):
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