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Service engine soon light is on,what does it mean? 2002 Alero

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  • oldstream4 Jul 28, 2009

    Thanks canbruce75!

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Take the car to an autoparts store and have them use a scan tool to retrieve any fault code(s) stored in the car's computer. The service engine light comes on when the computer has detected a fault in one of the car's systems. Most parts stores will perform the scan at no charge. Getting the codes will help identify what the problem/potential problem might be. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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    Bruce Canfield Jul 28, 2009

    You are more than welcome. Hope all is well and good luck to you.

  • Carol Blackwell
    Carol Blackwell Oct 26, 2013

    I have another problem. Need interior fuse box cover diagran. Can you show me a pic?

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