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Emissions Workshop Light + Check Engine

This combo has came and gone for the last couple months.  I do not notice any changes in performance and suspect there could be a sensor that faulty.  Is there a solution to reseting this light before spending money on a test?  there does not seem to be any problem in the way the car runs.

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  • marvinthemin Jan 01, 2009

    ive read this is a common issue, overs sensitive sensors that usually mean nothing.  the last thing i will do is play the replace this sensor, that vacume hose, and those cat converters chasing a no loss in performance problem,  would be nice to see the stupid message everday though.

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    Emmissions Workshop Warning came on then Engine Malfunction Indicator Light stays on

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If you take your car to autozone they will check for free and tell you what the problem is........

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  • kelvin smotherman Jan 01, 2009

    when they check it they can tell you which sensor caused the code.....with the code reader they can erase the codes and reset the light.....that way you can tell if it was just a one time thing or it is a bad sensor

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