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Old August 21st, 2017, 21:54
zachtyler zachtyler is offline
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Re: Stripped throttle position sensor hole, what to do?

Originally Posted by Royal Nonesuch View Post
I had the exact same problem on my (renix) throttle body. The bolt is a M8-24 x 1". I ran a 10-24 tap down the hole (no need to remove or drill anything), and replaced with a 10-24 bolt (i.e. one size larger). It has held perfectly ever since.

Don't know if you have an HO or if the sizes are different, but I imagine not.
I've got an 89 Renix. Good to know. Will try that soon, hopefully. You just ran the tap into the existing hole/threads? No drilling or anything?
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