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I have a 2006 charger RT, every time I excellerate (like

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I have a 2006 charger RT, every time I excellerate (like getting onto the highway the check engine light comes on and I lose power, no RPM's after about 10-15 seconds it kicks back in, I noticed it happens at about 3000 RPM's
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: the light will stay on, after about 3 to 4 cycles of turning the car off and starting it back up the light will go out untill the next time I get on the gas
JA: What is the model of your '06 Dodge?
Customer: R/T hemi
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am not, but the car runs great except when I have to punch the gas
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: The car will cost until it kicks back in
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I'm here to help get your problem solved.

Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Have you checked diagnostic codes yet?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
No
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Next time problem happens turn key on-off-on-off-on within 5 seconds and code should be displayed on odometer then let me know what it is. This vehicle has a electronic throttle and considering throttle response is lost it sounds like a problem related to throttle system. Let me know if you have more questions or when you are able to pull codes, thanks.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Next time it does it I will, thanks
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

No problem, keep me updated. I'll talk to you then, have a good evening!