service requirement of carburation control cable on 2010 Mazda CX-9

Is it required to periodcally clean the carburation or fuel control calbe?

by in The Villages, FL on March 30, 2011
1 answer 4 comments
ANSWER by on March 30, 2011
there is no cable control anymore. we have fly by wire which is a electronic control through the pcm. Roy
COMMENT by on March 31, 2011
Is there any maintenance required for this fly by wire or the pcm?
COMMENT by on March 31, 2011
no, none required. are you having a problem?? Roy
COMMENT by on April 01, 2011
My car has 17000 miles and during an oil change, the dealer service dept. suggested I have a cleaning done for this area (part) for 69.99. Said it prevents future expensive problems. I got the sense they were looking for service business at my expense that is unnecessary.
COMMENT by on April 01, 2011
these throttle plates cannot be cleaned as they will take off protective coatings that prevent them from sticking. no need to service the throttle body at this time. Roy