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The check engine light is on and the car is running fine. What do we do to get it off.

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You can try disconnecting the battery then pump the break pedal 3-5 times to drain any leftover power. Reconnect the battery. This will usually reset the ECU. The light should be gone after this. The light may come back on after driving the car for a while. If it does then the ECU is detecting an engine problem.

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Make sure your gas cap is on tight.

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Remove the positive battery cable for a minute and see if that clears it.

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