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My 2006 check engine light is on. It has been leaking very small amounts of oil.The oil level has been fine.Is the check engine light a separate problem?

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Hi, And yes it is. When the check engine light comes on, normally it indicates a problem in the emissions system of you're auto. Its a good idea to check fluid level to make sure they are where they are supposed to be if it does come on. What you can do though is drop by your local Auto-Zone parts store and for no charge they will hook up there OBD-2 meter to you're computer which is located just left of your steering wheel, below your dash. They just plug it in. It will read out a code that tells you what is going on. They can then erase it and it may never come on again.This is you're best bet. My light is on now due to an emissions problem, and will go off by itself for months before coming on again. I can't find anything wrong with it. Try this and keep me posted.
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