When I turn on the ignition the accelerator sticks in high rev and won't release

Asked by Mar 31, 2014 at 01:10 PM about the 1993 Nissan Sentra XE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The vehicle has 190,000
miles on it otherwise is in
good condition

2 Answers


A 93 will have mechanical linkage for the throttle. Make sure all of your linkage is free and not bound up. Also you may have a throttle position sensor problem. Are you getting any codes?

Best Answer Mark helpful

Thank you very much Pep Boys couldn't help me I will take that information to another shop thank you.

Your Answer

Nissan Sentra Experts

  • #1
  • #2
    Doran Harney
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Altima
818 Great Deals out of 68,151 listings starting at $900
Used Toyota Corolla
713 Great Deals out of 67,214 listings starting at $1,599
Used Honda Civic
389 Great Deals out of 51,733 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Camry
878 Great Deals out of 72,654 listings starting at $1,400
Used Honda Accord
607 Great Deals out of 92,577 listings starting at $1,495
Used Hyundai Elantra
436 Great Deals out of 45,210 listings starting at $495
Used Nissan Maxima
241 Great Deals out of 18,445 listings starting at $930
Used Hyundai Sonata
409 Great Deals out of 51,008 listings starting at $1,300
Used Volkswagen Jetta
443 Great Deals out of 28,903 listings starting at $1,900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Nissan Sentra For Sale
117 Great Deals out of 9,606 listings starting at $10,499
2016 Nissan Sentra For Sale
98 Great Deals out of 3,584 listings starting at $7,500
2015 Nissan Sentra For Sale
97 Great Deals out of 2,872 listings starting at $6,950
2014 Nissan Sentra For Sale
114 Great Deals out of 3,126 listings starting at $5,600
2013 Nissan Sentra For Sale
46 Great Deals out of 1,355 listings starting at $4,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.