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Need to pull and reed trouble codes for a 1989 honda

Engine racing at idle engine light is on need to know how to read and pull engine trouble codes

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    serivce lite comes no wile driving.

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There is a jumper wire on the passenger side kick panel, short this wire with a paper clip and turn your ignition to run, the CEL check engine light will flash the number of the trouble code,
long flashes = 10's
short flashes = 1's
so a code read like this
L<L<L<S<S<S<S<S
would be 35
there will be short pauses between flashes and a long pause between separate codes,
hope this helps

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