Cadillac Escalade EXT Problem Report
Cadillac Escalade EXT Stalling or Low Engine Idle Speed Due to Dirty Throttle Body
Intermittent trouble( noticed this started happening approximately 2-3 years ago, this year being the most frequent! ) with truck stalling after making a sharp turn ... engine stalls.... luckily so far it always starts right back up! I also noticed if you accelerate the gas after making a sharp turn , engine will not stall....sometimes this is not possible depending on the traffic.... had a close call when traffic was bottled up in front of me waiting to enter a roundabout....time to correct this problem ! :) Follow up report : June 2014 Explained issue to mechanic ( Firestone) - had Fuel System Cleaning /Tech cleaned Throttle Body & the Mass Air Flow sensor also had Standard oil change total cost: ( including NYS tax $142.54 equal parts: labor) Result : Noticed IMMEDIATE difference ! As soon as I drove off It felt Brand New again ! Mechanic said the Throttle Body was 100% gummed up- Extremely important to have this maintenance done at some point! It's been 3 weeks & I haven't stalled once.... taking very sharp turns ....... feeling GREAT ! :) - Randey
Steady engine light diagnosed as throttle position sensor. Where is the TPS located.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
rear brakes where done, shortly after truck began stalling with message reading stability syste...
truck shakes when idling
my truck started to miss a little when idling but cleared up when I drove HI way speed but then...