Q: Q: Gas pedal not working

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Our minivan's car battery died last week and the battery was only a 1 1/2 years old. We charged it multiple times but the battery was very dead and we finally just replaced it this morning. We had no problems when replacing it. I turned the car on to leave and as I drove out of the drive way there were three lights on. A red light with a lightning bolt between two lines, a light with a car and squiggly lines by the tires, and a light with random letters. I noticed the car was moving but when I pushed the gas pedal it would not make any sounds or accelerate. It was moving the 3-5 miles per hour that a car moves when you put it in drive. Even though he gas pedal didn't work I was able to drive it backwards in rear back to my drive way just from the power of the motor. We tried resetting the computer various ways because we thought it might be a security system but we had no luck. We even called a dealership and they said it probably was not related to the battery replacement.

My car has 180000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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