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My 1997 Linc. Continental has the ''check engine light'' always.

My 1997 Linc. Continental has the ''check engine light'' lit all thetime. Diagnostic checker indicates #1 oxygin sensor but changing it twice did not help. Does not seem to affect the performance except only getting 11 mi. per gal in the city.

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Disconnect the battery fro about an hour and then reconnect. That should clear the light. Car will run rough for a while util computer relearns your engine system/

report back results.

Posted on Apr 18, 2009

  • gerry bissi Apr 18, 2009

    the check enine light just means yu are not passing emisions. not a biggie.

    If it starts flashing, get it fixed quickly



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