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I have a light on the dash as a lightning bolt....my owners manual indicates electronic throttle control. I this the same as the throttle position sensor?

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(ETC) Throttle Control---is the motor, in the Throttle Body,the TPS Sensor,is a replaceable item in it also.

The entire throttle body, is some very serious money,so don't assume it is bad.

Clean the Throttle with CRC Throttle Body Cleaner
Clean the MAF Sensor with CRC MAF Cleaner
Check for vacuum leaks
Make sure you got NO Ignition misfires.they can spike the computer and come back on the TPS, and then give you the ETC issues. (Very Technical stuff) Don't throw parts at it.

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