My ETC light came on could it be the battery?

Asked by Oct 18, 2016 at 09:53 AM about the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

ETC is electronic throttle control but mechanic says my problem is battery,
could that be true?  Because car would turn over, dash lights come on and all
, just not start and ETC symbol came up!

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Yes it could happen if the battery was removed or if you have low voltage on the battery, see if you have 12 volts. it the battery is good try to remove fuse #11 and this may reset it. If the light comes on again you may has an issue wit the throttle body itself. You can clean it with a good throttle body cleaner to see if that solves the problem.

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A battery is about a $100 and many autoparts stores will install it for free. If your battery is 3 or more years old it may be going bad. Do clean the terminals and battery connectors.

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