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post #1 of 2 Old 07-21-2019, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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Need help with tps

Does anybody know how to test a tps , would appreciate any and all help. I am thinking there is a way to check with an ohm meter but I need what the numbers should read and if I can read it on the bike. Also would the code come up in dealer mode if its bad. Thanks
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post #2 of 2 Old 07-22-2019, 04:40 AM
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The TPS is basically a variable resistor. Think of a worn radio volume control, you recall that scratching volume as you turn it. Cleaning may help but its best to replace it! There have been cases where a cleaning has helped, but not for long. See, for more info on the TPS assembly.

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