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Electronic stability program and powertrain lights come on

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electronic stability program and powertrain lights come on at the same time and the engine revs at 1500 but the accelerator wont work, when i push the brake pedal it revs normal until i take my foot off then it goes back to 1500
JA: Has the light been on for some time?
Customer: its intermittent
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: ford ranger 2.2 2013
JA: Are you fixing your Ranger yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i have cleaned out the throttle body and air intake manifold
JA: Is there anything else the Mechanic should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no

Hi my name is ***** ***** am here to assist you Today do you know what trouble codes are stored.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
I dont have a code reader

Ok as it has a stability issue it will need stronger software than OBD2 does it still drive.

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Customer: replied 15 days ago.
It does but it keeps going into limp mode and just revs at 1500 and the accelerator doesn't work