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Reset service engine soon light on 2005 Buick LeSabre

Added oil when low oil level light came on . Also added some coolant and windshield wiper fluid as they appeared a little low as well Next day the Service Engine Soon light (white one) came on after about 2 miles of driving.

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Disconect battery wait 5 minutes reconect after 3rd time driveing light will reset itself

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SOURCE: service engine light is on in my 2004 Buick LaSabre

the service engine soon light means a fault has occurred in the engine or emission system's electronic controls, it has nothing to do with any service you did in most cases, there are over 150 problems that turn the light on, to find out what the problem may be go to any Kragen Auto or Autozone parts store and ask them to run a OBD 2 trouble code test, IT IS FREE. then post the code back here for us to look at, which is also FREE.

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SOURCE: 2003 Buick Regal Service Engine Soon light.

The error that I'm showing for error code P1133 is 
P1133 Heated Oxygen Sensor (HO2S) insufficient switching bank 1 sensor 1(Rear Bank).  I would suggest having both of your Oxygen Sensors replaced if you haven't already had that done.  Hope this helps.  Thanks for an honest rating and for using FixYa.

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SOURCE: 1994 Buick Lesabre service engine soon light. Can't read code.

I found several shops in my area, Albany, NY that had the older code readers. It worked fine, and cost me $30.00. It showed a bad O2 sensor that I replaced myself. I suggest you go to a reliable shop. Auto Zone/Advance etc.. do not have the right code readers. Joe

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SOURCE: 2000 Buick Park Avenue Service engine soon light

need to take car somewhere to have the code read with a scanner,try parts stores first some will do it for free if not the dealers have them

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SOURCE: p0440 Service Engine Soon light

Here are some possible causes and fixes http://www.obd-codes.com/p0440

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  3. Visually inspect undercarriage for problems
  4. Inspect tires and rotate every second small service
  5. Check wiper blades, replace if streaky
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  7. Check lights
  8. Check belts and hoses
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  6. Inspect brake discs/rotors
  7. Inspect brake fluid level, brake hoses, and brake pads
  8. Inspect cooling system
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  10. Inspect engine
  11. Inspect engine mounts
  12. Inspect exhaust system
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  14. Inspect handbrake
  15. Inspect headlights, check aiming
  16. Inspect lights & controls
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  18. Inspect steering system
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  20. Inspect wheel lug nuts
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  22. Lubricate brake pedal
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  24. Torque propeller shaft bolts
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  2. Check and top all other fluids
  3. Visually inspect undercarriage for problems
  4. Inspect tires and rotate every second small service
  5. Check wiper blades, replace if streaky
  6. Check windshield washers
  7. Check lights
  8. Check belts and hoses
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Every 30,000 miles this work is added:
  1. Inspect exhaust system and service as needed
  2. Replace air filter
  3. Replace cabin filter
  4. Inspect battery and replace if 4 years old or if it fails load test
  5. Check serpentine belt condition - replace if cracked. Check tensioners and rollers.
  6. Inspect brake discs/rotors
  7. Inspect brake fluid level, brake hoses, and brake pads
  8. Inspect cooling system
  9. Inspect door hinges & locks
  10. Inspect engine
  11. Inspect engine mounts
  12. Inspect exhaust system
  13. Inspect fuel system
  14. Inspect handbrake
  15. Inspect headlights, check aiming
  16. Inspect lights & controls
  17. Inspect seat belts
  18. Inspect steering system
  19. Check wheel alignment (front)
  20. Inspect wheel lug nuts
  21. Lubricate accelerator linkage
  22. Lubricate brake pedal
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  24. Torque propeller shaft bolts
Every 3 years this work is added, regardless of mileage traveled
  1. Change brake fluid, preferably in spring
  2. Change engine coolant, preferably in fall
Every 60,000 miles
  1. Change transmission fluid
Every 90,000 miles
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All fluids, tires, etc, checked out.


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· Check battery condition
· Check catch, safety catch and hinges on engine hood for proper operation
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· Check battery condition

B-Service — First visit at approximately 20,000 miles or one year after previous service, but determined by Flexible Service System; then every 20,000 miles or 2 years.
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· Check warning and indicator lamps, illumination and interior lighting
· Check windshield wiper, windshield washer system, headlamp cleaning system
· Reset maintenance service counter in instrument cluster
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· Replace combination filter (SL-Class)
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· Check tires for damage and condition
· Measure tread depth, record in mm
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· Check condition of front axle ball joints and rubber boots
· Check condition of mechanical steering components and rubber boots

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· Check for major components leakage
· Check for chafe marks, line routing, damaged components
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· Change engine oil and filter
· Check engine cooling system, antifreeze and corrosion protection
· Check brake system
· Check power steering
· Check Active Body Control
· Check windshield washer system
· Check and correct battery fluid level
· Check battery condition
· Check catch, safety catch and hinges on engine hood for proper operation
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Trunk
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