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1992 accord seems to run fine but check engine light is on

It was running at low rpm's at idle. I changed air filter but light is still on.
Also, I want to change spark plugs but they are recessed so deep I can't reach them.

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It may be the o2 sensors. Also check egr, and PCV valve. It may be as simple as a vacuum leak. If you are having engine codes, I would go to a part store and have the codes read for free. This will tell you exact problem

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