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My throttle control light has come on and blinked while driving
2016 Jeep Compass

My throttle control light has come on and blinked while driving

(2016 Jeep Compass)
2016 Jeep Compass only 40,000 miles on it just bought it within he last 6 months used. The throttle control warning light came on one day while driving and I did not know what the light was. I googled and it's the electronic throttle control, does anybody know if this is an expensive or easy fix ? I continued to drive it because it only came on that one time, but now it acts super crazy if u drive it and the check engine light is also on now so I have not driven it.... what to do ???
in Westminster, MD on May 30, 2018
How long have you had this problem? Maybe two months
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The most likely cause is a failed throttle body or a that the system needs cleaned and adaptive memory reset plus the throttle retrained. Either way specialty tools are needed to correctly repair this issue. Fairly low mileage for this issue to be a failed part. My guess is that something went wrong electrically like the battery may have been replaced or disconnected for some reason.
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The most likely cause is a failed throttle body or a that the system needs cleaned and adaptive memory reset plus the throttle retrained. Either way specialty tools are needed to correctly repair this issue. Fairly low mileage for this issue to be a failed part. My guess is that something went wrong electrically like the battery may have been replaced or disconnected for some reason.
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