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2000 mitsubishi galante "service engine soon" light just came on

Hi, my 2000 mitsubishi galante SERVICE ENGINE SOON light just came on this morning and i am having a minor heart attack. what are the most common reasons this occurs and how can i ensure i do not get taken advantage of when i take it to a shop? could it be as simple as an oil/filter change? thanks!
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  • reiner jensen May 11, 2010

    stop at any autozone store ( if you have them out there,) they'll ck the code or codes that your computer has stored in it's history,write down what they tell you and let me know,i'll give info on what your problem is and what's involved to fix it. rj

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