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2007 Dodge: check engine light..control light..bolt..change engine oil

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I have a 2007 Dodge 3500 6.7 cummins, check engine light and electronic throttle control light (lightning bolt) come on the past 3 mornings but go back off mid day, change engine oil comes up in the overhead message center. just changed oil 2 weeks ago and reset it. All gauges jump and peg out then return back to normal position during start up. Truck runs great and has 49653 miles onit. Any info is appreciated , THANKS
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Dodge expert replied 7 years ago.

i have seen some trouble with these.primarilly i have found if you unplug the throttle ass, and clean the plug with a good quality contact cleaner, this cure it most times,

once and a while the throttle assembly needs replacing or cleaning.

what trouble codes are in the pcm memory have you scanned it to see?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I havent checked any codes
Expert:  Dodge expert replied 7 years ago.
ok do those 2 things and let me know if we need to do some more tests