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Check engine light comes on after about 15 minutes of driving...turns off after car is turned off and turned back on, but comes back on after a little while...doesnt change way the car runs...is it worth worrying with

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If the check engine light is on, then take it to any auto parts store. They will attach a scan tool and get a readout of the engine fault codes. This will help narrow down what is causing the problem. The purpose of the check engine light is to alert the driver to a potential problem. It could be an emission problem of some sort like an oxygen sensor going bad or some other reason. Even though the engine is running fine, the codes should still be checked. Hope this helped you.

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