Q: Delay before the throttle fully closes while letting off gas on a 2013 Mini Cooper

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My daily drive is a 2013 Mini Cooper with manual transmission. It has always felt like there are a few seconds delay before the throttle fully closes while letting off the gas. Is that normal?

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