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My check engine light came on when i started it up, then when i let it sit for 20 min and went back to drive it the light went off.. any ideas whats worng with it?

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Hello. You need to get your car's computer scanned to know why the light went on. AAMCO shops scan for free as do many auto parts stores. Just call around to get a free scan and then you will know exactly what is going on. regards, Joe
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