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Offline Tornado8

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Re: DTUK Pedalbox
« Reply #160 on: 09 February 2019, 09:55 »
 :grin: No, between the top of the throttle pedal and the throttle position sensor :whistle:
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Offline Splashalot

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Re: DTUK Pedalbox
« Reply #161 on: 11 February 2019, 05:46 »
:grin: No, between the top of the throttle pedal and the throttle position sensor :whistle:

OK.  I was hoping someone else would weigh in so I wouldn't have to expose my ignorance, but no such luck! 

So here goes: I'm having trouble understanding how a piece of tape can have any effect on an electronic drive-by-wire throttle connection.  I don't get it.

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Offline Tornado8

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Re: DTUK Pedalbox
« Reply #162 on: 11 February 2019, 21:57 »
:grin: No, between the top of the throttle pedal and the throttle position sensor :whistle:

OK.  I was hoping someone else would weigh in so I wouldn't have to expose my ignorance, but no such luck! 

So here goes: I'm having trouble understanding how a piece of tape can have any effect on an electronic drive-by-wire throttle connection.  I don't get it.

Just takes up the slack when putting foot on throttle and the revs picking up  :smiley:
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Offline Splashalot

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Re: DTUK Pedalbox
« Reply #163 on: 12 February 2019, 00:19 »
:grin: No, between the top of the throttle pedal and the throttle position sensor :whistle:

OK.  I was hoping someone else would weigh in so I wouldn't have to expose my ignorance, but no such luck! 

So here goes: I'm having trouble understanding how a piece of tape can have any effect on an electronic drive-by-wire throttle connection.  I don't get it.

Just takes up the slack when putting foot on throttle and the revs picking up  :smiley:

Cheers!

Any pictures?
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Re: DTUK Pedalbox
« Reply #164 on: 12 February 2019, 22:06 »
Hi guys not trying to hog the thread but look here if anyone interested

http://www.golfgtiforum.co.uk/index.php?topic=284717.0

Cheers for looking

« Last Edit: 12 February 2019, 22:10 by gtiaps »
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