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Punched the gas pedal and engine light comes on

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The engine light came on for a reason. You did not turn it on by pushing on the gas pedal.
It is a MIL -Malfuntion Indicator Lamp,with means you have an engine related failure of some sort
Now you have to hook up a code reader or scanner to the diagnostic connector under the dash,to see if you have codes stored,and only then can you proceed to find the cause of your issues. The codes you get will not always be the problem,only the symptom in some cases.
Your best bet is to let a repair shop go from here, and help you out.
Stay there and learn all you can from the mechanic

Posted on May 07, 2010

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