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My 2001 Saturn 300 is displaying the service engine soon light.

I need an oil change - that light is also on - and the car just passed 75K miles. the oil level is fine. should I be alarmed the the service engine soon light is displaying?
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Absolutely yes; First, even if the oil level is fine, it should be changed every 5.000 miles regardless. This could be why your light is on but it could also be something more serious. You'd be doing yourself a favor by having the oil changed and having the light reset. If the light comes back on, it needs to be diagnosed to prevent a possibly more harmful problem from doing damage to the car.
Hope this answers your question. Best of luck.
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Need to have the codes pulled from the engine computer . it be causing problems with fuel milage or other things.there is a problem even if it is a small issue it should be checked out. now days you need your car running perfect to get as much fuel economy as you can.

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