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2008 Mercury Milan Base 4dr Sedan I4 FWD

2008 Mercury Milan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
20 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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August 5, 2012, 3:29 pm

Melissa 
 

Question: Car won't go

My car will start and idle fine but nothing happens when you press the gas pedal. It can be in neutral (maual transmission) or in gear and it has no response when the gas pedal is pressed.


August 14, 2012, 10:17 pm

Tyler O
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Sounds like an issue with the throttle if it doesn't even rev etc.

The car uses an electronic throttle actuator (no cable linkage from the pedal to the engine)

Start by checking the engine computer for any fault codes.


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