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The engine light is blinking and the car is hesitating and making noises.

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If the engine light is blinking you should not continue to drive the car. this indicates it has a damaging misfire occuring. there are many things that will cause a car to run rough. you should have it looked at

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It list for what could cause the problems is a bit long. Your really need to have the codes read. Although they may not tell you the exact cause they will go a long way in narrowing down what the problem is. Try Auto Zone or other similar auto parts stores. In most cases they can read your codes for you at no charge. After that if the codes don't clearly state what the cause is please repost here with all the codes that were read.
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Go to an auto parts store that will "check the error codes" for you free

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