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    Posted: 11 Jan 2018 at 7:06pm
Hi. I have a carens 2008 crdi model. Where is the throttle body situated, and is it awkward to get to , to change it ?
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It is between the turbo and the inlet manifold (after the intercooler if you have one).  Large diameter pipes.  Why do you want to change it?  
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hi,
a code came up e8 2138. and said throttle body motor
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This does not necessarily mean that the throttle body motor is faulty (but it might be).  A better interpretation is "Throttle body reported position inconsistent with commanded position".  This might be a fault with the motor or the throttle body position sensor or simply a sticky throttle body.   First thing I would check is the throttle body itself - they can get gunged up.

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hi,
thanks for the advice. i'll clean it first
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hi,
I've taken air filter compartment out, air pipes and other pipes, but still can't see the part I have, on the vehicle. I'm down to the turbo but have stopped. very nervous about touching the turbo . do I need to remove that too ?
 
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Looking wrong place go to the inlet manifold
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hi,
sorry to be a pain, but the inlet manifold is on the front of the exhaust ?
 
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Inlet manifold is on side of cylinder head where air goes into engine. There is a large rubber pipe on it which comes from the front of the motor where the intercooler is located. NOT near turbo

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