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Chris, Shop Foreman
Category: Dodge
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Experience:  Dodge/Cummins and Chrysler Certified Master Tech
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I have a ram 1500 2006 the other day I was driving. Was

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I have a ram 1500 2006 the other day I was driving. Was stopped at The light turned green and I found the gas pedal was on the floor. Could not push it to get acceleration.
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: no I was at a stop light the gas pedal now just sits on the floor
JA: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No not me I am no mechanic. Someone recommended to disconnect the battery that might reset it. It didn't
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no thats about it thanks
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chris replied 3 months ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you today. Would you please send me the vehicle's Vin number so I can check out a few things first?
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Expert:  Chris replied 3 months ago.

Ok, thank you. You have an electronic throttle body and a pedal position sensor. That sensor is part of the gas pedal. The pedal assembly broke and will need to be replaced. if you want to replace it yourself, let me know and I will send you the procedure for doing that.


Expert:  Chris replied 3 months ago.
Hello, just checking back to see if you received my reply from a few days ago. Please let me know if you did or did not. I can send it again if necessary. Chris