2009 Chevrolet Cobalt Q&A

2009 Chevrolet Cobalt Question: How can I fix code P0223

Can someone help me fix code p0223 (Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor/Switch "B" Circuit High input. I was thinking about just buying a new throttle but don't know if thats the issue. -
Answer 1
you probably need a new tps -
Comment 1
WRONG...maybe a new TPPS -
Comment 2
sorry I forgot a p -
Answer 2
You have an issue with the Throttle Pedal Position Sensor or wiring..."circuit high" means that there is a lot of resistance or open in the circuit. -
Comment 1
sorry your mechanic -
Comment 2
Thanks for the reply's and one more thing i forgot to mention is it tells me the ENG PWR REDUCED and SERVICE TRACTION on the dashboard. -
Comment 3
With an issue with the Throttle Pedal Position Sensor, the ECU will disable Traction Control and reduce Engine Power...The ECU has no clue as to what the Throttle Pedal Position is. -
Comment 4
thanks for everything ill try and see if i can take it to a mechanic today. do i need to reflash my ecu? sorry dont know alot about cars -
Comment 5
to be CORRECT its apps for that sensor. lol -
Comment 6
did you get a new pedal sensor or how did you fix it? ive got the same issue with mine -