Throttle May Stick Due to Carbon Buildup on Throttle Body on Honda Pilot

Carbon build up on the throttle body can cause a sticking throttle. Cleaning the throttle body will commonly repair this issue.

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Average mileage: 140,000 (140,000–140,000)
Engine affected: 3.5L V6
1 model year affected: 2004
4 people reported this problem
3 people shared problem details
2004 Honda Pilot- 3.5L V6
gas pedal sticks and you have to tap pedal to get the car going, not good!
2004 Honda Pilot- 3.5L V6
The dealer cleaned the throttle body. This has occurred twice. The acelarator is hard to mash at first then there is a surge when it finally goes.
2004 Honda Pilot140,000
like a bump in gas pedal when first starting off. Than itmis fine
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