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

 

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loriann66, South Fulton, TN, August 13, 2013, 15:13
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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?

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    csubak30 August 13, 2013, 15:59
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    It is an alert for the electronic throttle control. You will need to take to a shop and have it looked at.

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    SA Andrew, March 26, 2014, 11:08
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    I have the same problems with my Dodge,but no light can I fix this myself?

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    csubak30, March 26, 2014, 20:38
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    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.

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