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2004 Dodge Intrepid picks up speed very slowly...sometimes

Sometimes when I drive my car and want to pick up speed for getting onto the highway or changing lanes, my car will accelerate very slowly. I can be pressing the pedal all the way to the floor and it will just very very slowly pick up speed, I have noticed it is the worst when going from first to second gear, and sometime when I do pick up speed it jerks when it first begins accelerate normally. I have already checked the transmission fluid and it looks like there is enough, could there be too much in there?

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You need your throttle positioning sensor replaced and set.

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