Car won't start unless idled

Asked by Feb 05, 2017 at 11:23 PM about the 2002 Toyota 4Runner SR5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car won't start after leaving it unless I put my foot on the
pedal and give it gas once; then it stays on

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Might have a bad TPS (throttle positioning sensor) check it or replace

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