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The light on the left of the dash board showing an engine comes on and says check engine which part? What is it warning about?

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That is the check engine light. It is letting you know that the computer has identified some sort of circuit/mechanical fault. Take the car to an autoparts store and have them use a scan tool to retrieve any fault code(s) stored in the computer. Most parts stores offer this service free of charge. The fault codes will help identify any problems or potential problems. Sure hope this helps and best wishes.

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