when i mash on the pedal it's like something is catching it. but it goes down anyway.
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2004 Ford Taurus Question: my gas pedal is sticking when i mash it. do i need to take it to a shop?
Answer #1mrfordman August 21, 2013, 16:11Journeyman
get it to a dealer. ford just had a recall for cruise control cable. may be covered.
Replyhardatwork, August 21, 2013, 16:46Rookie
Thank you! I sure will!
Replymrfordman, August 21, 2013, 16:49Journeyman
13b04 is the recall number.
Replyhardatwork, August 21, 2013, 17:28Rookie
Thanks Mr. Ford man!
Answer #2pushrod August 22, 2013, 04:27Master
If it happens on take off after stop, then throttle plate is sticking in throttle bore. Needs to be cleaned and idle stop screw adjusted so plate dosen't bind when closed.
If it is hanging and will not return to idle, like foot still on pedal, possible cable binding. Also would feel like it's not going to slow down while driving if cable problem.