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No resistance in accelerator pedal

I just bought a 2004 chevy silverado. When i am trying to maintain a speed and hit a bump or dip my foot floats up and down causing the engine rpm to flux. I pushed my hand on the pedal and i feel no resistance at all. Is the some kine of adjustment or repair that can be done because i can not drive it like that.

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There is a round spring on the throttle body that gives it resistance. make sure its not broken

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