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1998 subaru impreza rx check eng lgt stays on speedo not working

Two months ago my check engine light started coming on and my speedo stopped working.
both problems were intermittent and not neccesarily at the same time.
i had just tried e-10 ethanol based fuel and when i went back to regular unleaded the problem disappeared.
it now however has returned and appears to be permanent.
On advice from this site i joined the two green plugs under the steering wheel and turned ignition to on position without starting car.
my check engine light didnt flash at all, it stayed on constantly and i could hear relays clicking and my thermo fans operating.
I havent serviced the car for twelve months and is due.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated as i probably cant afford to take it to subaru.
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    my speedometre is not working and my check engine light is on

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