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Service Engine Soon Light On: Don't have a manual what does this indicate?

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You need to put the car on a computer scanner. the older saturns don't turn the service engine light on for nothing like the new ones do. You need to find out if there is a sensor or module out. Most auto part stores will do the scan for free just call them up and find out if they do this service or not. Also AAMCO does a free computer scan. Take advantage of the free stuff and then do the work yourself.

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Refer to
http://www.automotivehelper.com/topic78876.htm

and
http://www.saturnfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=57092

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try unhooking the battery for a couple of minutes

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without using the scan tool you can do it by disconnected the the battery for ( 24 h) to reset it or to ( 5 m) to reset the service engine light but the fault sty in the memory

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Hello sscairns
It me Bear001 I believe I found your code Its a, EGR valve Lift insufficiant Detedcted. So Maybe you can take it out and just clean it with a good cleaner and the light should be reset again like we talked about,
I sure hope that help you out and if not let me know I do have an new computer with all the goodies now LOL
Take Care Bear001

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SOURCE: service engine soon light comes on sometimes bmw 530i 2003

my service engine ligth came on then it went of

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SOURCE: service engine soon light comes on and engine in

The blinking light indicates a sevier miss fire. Get the codes scaned to determine which cylinders and we can go from there.
Auto Zone will scan codes free of charge.
Chances are you have an ignition coil or injector driver issue.
let me know.
Regards,

Posted on Apr 05, 2009

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