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How do I get the diagnostic codes from a 2005 Chrysler T & C?

I have a malfuction indicator light that just came on and stays on. The manual says it could be a bad gas cap or bad gas. I have driven over 160 miles since I last got gas about a week ago and the light just came on now. I would like to find out if there is a way for me to check to find out if there are any trouble codes stored in the computer without having a scanner tool. Has anyone else had occasion to check codes on this vehicle?

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  • fucciplymout Mar 05, 2009

    my town and country has this problem as well as indicated by an engine picture light on the dash, my manual says it could be bad gas or a bad gas cap or tranny problems or etc. etc. still on after 200 miles but the van runs fine?

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Turn the ignition key from accessory to on and back 3 to 4 times in a row.(do not start ) codes will show up on the odometer display

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I don't believe there is a way to got the codes out of the Town and Country without a scan tool, but most auto parts stores will scan your vehicle for free with the hope that you will buy the parts from them. i would give that a shot

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