I have a light that looks like a lightning bolt that keeps coming on...why? on 2008 Dodge Caliber

My 2008 dodge caliber starts shaking and jerking then a lightning bolt looking light comes on and then my accelerated quits going...does anyone know what that means?

by in South Fulton, TN on August 13, 2013
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ANSWER by , August 13, 2013
It is an alert for the electronic throttle control. You will need to take to a shop and have it looked at.
COMMENT by , March 26, 2014
I have the same problems with my Dodge,but no light can I fix this myself?
COMMENT by , March 26, 2014
Possibly, you can try cleaning the throttle body and check for frays but....the issue is probably with the control module itself and will need replaced.