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 09-25-2010, 09:44 AM #3797 (permalink) MPaulHolmes PaulH     Join Date: Feb 2008 Location: Maricopa, AZ (sort of. Actually outside of town) Posts: 3,832 Michael's Electric Beetle - '71 Volkswagen Superbeetle 500000 Thanks: 1,368 Thanked 1,119 Times in 734 Posts I think you are right. It's not the pot. 3.33v was the absolute bare minimum that it had to be for 0 throttle. Assuming the resistors were absolutely perfect, and assuming that you just shorted across the throttle to guarantee 0 Ohms, the voltage at the microcontroller would have been: 4.7k/(2k+4.7k) * 5v = 3.51v. I said 3.33v since there's built-in dead throttle. Anything in the 3.33v to 3.51v does nothing. Now, to get 3.03v, assuming R10 was 4.7k: 4.7k/(R8 + 4.7k) * 5v = 3.03v So that R8 = 3.06k. So, you may have used a 2% tolerance 3k resistor instead of a 2k resistor for R8. I just noticed from the picture that R6 is a 4.7k 5% tolerance resistor from the color code. I don't see R8 anywhere though. Can you include a picture of that one too? __________________ kits and boards Last edited by MPaulHolmes; 09-25-2010 at 10:31 AM..