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With the petal to the metal, the car goes 10mph

I was driving on the highway and the car basically died. The light bolt dummy light came on. After popping the hood I realized that was the fuse box logo. I don't have an owners manual to find out what fuse may be bad. This is a 2007 Dodge caliber. It starts just fine but shakes a little after running. It is drivable but only goes very slow. Also when I pump the gas it jerks a little. Please help. I am hopeing its only a fuse. I'm having the same problem with my Caliber. When I hit the gas, it seems like it almost shuts off before it will finally take off. Plus it makes like a hollow winding sound. Thought it might be the transmission, but the dealership says the transmissions fine.....

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I just recently went thru this same problem and it ended up being the throtle plate and the computer. I had to have them both replaced.

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How long has it been since you changed the fuel filters? Sounds suspicious to this retired jpourneyman mechanic.......

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