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I have a 1996 saturn sl2. Since ive had the car,7 years the check ebgine light has been on. I need it off for inspection. The code comes up something with air? All my hoses have been changed. I am disabled on a limited income and cannot afford alot of repairs. atleast 4 mechanics have tried but no one can find the problem. HELP!!!!

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Go to an auto parts store that has a reader and get the fault code. Put the fault code here and let some folks help. You REALLY need a "Chilton" brand manual, as it is the most complete with fault codes explained and thereby assist with the least expensive fix.

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