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My check engin light came on on my 1998 dakota it was running a little rough at the time I found a plug wire off and put it back on but the light is still on, ant idea...?

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The problem could of been solved but the light will stay on(all the light means is the cpu sensed a falure at one point in time it wont turn off it self) you will need a shop turn it off but if it does turn back on there is a problem

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A misfire light can take some time to clear. sounds like u have problem fixed though.

best method if vehicle is still running ok is to just continue normal use eventually the computer recognizes a set number of good trips and will turn off light.

if u really want it off u can disconnect battery for 2 min or so and reconnect that will reset the memory.

some parts stores and service shops may offer free code reading and may clear it for u

Posted on Nov 19, 2009

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