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Engine light on will not reset

Engine light on, been into Kia dealer four times,sensors replaced, computer replaced,battery replaced light still on dealer has no idea of problem other than another trip to shop to check entire wiring

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Is this the check engine light? what was done in an attempt to repair this? if this is the check engine light the problem is still present and has not been repaired or they didn't reset the light.

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