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Yellow light shaped like an engine came on. What does it mean and is it serious?

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That is the check engine light. It means that the computer has noted a fault in one of the car's systems. Take the car to an autoparts store and have them scan the computer for the codes. Most parts store will do the scan for free. The codes will show what faults the computer has identified. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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