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What does the check engine light mean on a 1993 dodge caravan turns on after van warms up

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  • bassx73 Feb 19, 2009

    how do i find out which code?

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    mike loshbough May 11, 2010

    turn key on and off three times leaving on the third time count the flashes ex.one flash followed by two flashes is 12

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    it means u have a trouble code stored for one of 150 different failures in the electronic controls.

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If the check engine light is yellow, it is usually just an emissions issue and nothing to be overly concerned about. If it is flashing, or red, get it checked as soon as possible.

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Hey there!

To find the code, get a pencil and paper, sit in the drivers seat and gaze at the instrument panel. insert your key in the ignition. (do not turn) Look at the dask and watch the area where the "check Engine" light comes on.. turn the key on-off-on-off-on (semi quickly) do not start the engine.
leave on . the engine light will start flashing. it's like morse code. it will flash a set of numbers then another, then pause, then next number and next, pause (for instance if it is a code twelve, it would flash as follows.. * (short pause) ** (longer pause) if there are other codes, it wil flash them too. so if there were say two codes, say 34 and 35 , it would flash as follows, *** (short pause) ****, (longer pause) ***(short pause)***** ( longer pause) it takes a little to watch the codes and write at the same time. sometimes helps if you have one person watch the light and one write the codes. If you miss one, don't worry it usually repeatseach code three times. if you can't get it quick enough, turn the key off, then wait two - three seconds and try again. let me know wha the codes are and I'll try and help you. good luck.

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