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Ignor it, or if it really annoys you disconnect the battery for a few minutes and it will reset. My 2001 check engine light is on every time it rains(often) many times it resets on it's own within a few days. My guy is a mechanic and it runs fine, so its usually just a cranky bug. Or you can buy a code reader at pep boys or an auto store and it will tell you the codes associated with the light.

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