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2005 chrysler 300 c touring. Shakes and feels starved for gas. Check engine light on. Timing belt cam sensors changed. Electronic throttle control? My dad thinks it may be the cam sensors wires...

Hi Jen,
Try to get a fault code readout using the ignition switch: "on-off-on-off-on and leave on" doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the odometer window on the cluster to see if the mileage reading is replaced by a 4-digit number(s) preceded by a P. Let me know what you find.
If that doesn't get a code, then a nationwide auto parts store (e.g. Autozone) will often do a free readout with a plug in code reader or an independent shop will do it for $40 or so.
Getting the fault codes is the first thing to do.

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