What is an estimate of cost to repair the electronic throttle control system?

Asked by Dec 26, 2014 at 06:52 PM about the 2008 Chrysler Town & Country Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

There was a flash of light like fuse had blown; all the  panel lights come on and all except the ETC  and Engine lights shut down,  The car will not start just a click and a sound like a solenoid shuts down.  The radio. clock and other electronic remain functional. I,m wondering what the problem is.

1 Answer

885

dont think you neeed an electronic throttle control systerm repair clock is not electronic, readio has nothing to do with engine running or dashboard lites , and a zany crazy bug has taken up residence in your dashboards automobile soul ! sounds more like the cold solder joints in the back of the display panel have lost ther conductiveness. some will sell you a computer for 2 or 3 grand but it wont help anymore than a throttle positioner or control system . i hadf a 2007 that died this way, but later i read about the dash display panel having crax inthe solder joints there are companies who repair these but ya gotta look hard for them will give you your money back if i am wrong ....and goo luk

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What do you do with a Electronic Throttle light that continues to come on and affects driveability of van? 2 answers

    Light has been coming on for better part of three years. Sometimes car will not start or starts rough and then will only go at idle speed (like 11 mph). Have to turn car off and restart - sometime...

    2008 Chrysler Town & Country Touring

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2010 t&c, no gas petal after replacing wheel bearing and battery 4 answers

    We replaced the front wheel bearing and put new battery in 2010 Chrysler town & country. Went to test drive and get no response from gas petal. ABS, throttle body control.... HELP

    2010 Chrysler Town & Country Touring

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Chrysler town and country will not start 36 answers

    The van was idling so low it vibrated the van, but running well other than the idling issue so I shut it down to do the repairs, so I replaced the spark plugs, the spark plug wires,ignition coil pack,...

    2001 Chrysler Town & Country Limited

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My Town & Country shuts down (stalls) while I am driving. 165 answers

    My Town & Country shuts down while I am driving. There is no pattern to when it shuts down. I may drive 20 miles with no problem and other times it will shut down 5 or 6 times within that distance. ...

    1996 Chrysler Town & Country LXi

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • A/C system 2 answers

    Why does A/C blow out of floor and defrost but not dash vents?

    1989 Chrysler New Yorker

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chrysler Town & Country Questions

Chrysler Town & Country Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,910
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,630
#3 thejeepdoctor
thejeepdoctor
Reputation 1,550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Grand Caravan
170 Great Deals out of 28,956 listings starting at $2,080
Used Honda Odyssey
222 Great Deals out of 22,650 listings starting at $2,200
Used Toyota Sienna
242 Great Deals out of 29,678 listings starting at $289
Used Chrysler Pacifica
51 Great Deals out of 28,236 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sedona
111 Great Deals out of 8,684 listings starting at $2,395
Used Dodge Caravan
681 listings
Used Nissan Quest
58 Great Deals out of 2,767 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Traverse
554 Great Deals out of 51,305 listings starting at $5,500
Used GMC Acadia
484 Great Deals out of 48,117 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Explorer
944 Great Deals out of 72,519 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
550 Great Deals out of 29,235 listings starting at $1,699
Used Chevrolet Suburban
323 Great Deals out of 19,720 listings starting at $2,000
Used Honda Pilot
378 Great Deals out of 21,194 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Durango
274 Great Deals out of 22,704 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Journey
365 Great Deals out of 28,730 listings starting at $2,995

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Chrysler Town & Country Limited For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 24 listings starting at $22,995
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited For Sale
26 listings starting at $23,900
2014 Chrysler Town & Country Limited For Sale
94 listings starting at $17,367
2013 Chrysler Town & Country Limited For Sale
98 listings starting at $8,995
2012 Chrysler Town & Country Limited For Sale
98 listings starting at $11,499

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.