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Looks like a engine on my dashboard light up what does it mean

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This is also known as the service engine soon light. This light turns on when the ECU (engine computer) senses a problem. If it stays on the computer has logged a trouble code which will tell you or your mechanic where the root of the problem started. Unfortunately you will need a code reader to retrieve the code and also to turn the light off. This could be a problem with one of your engine control sensors, or more commonly it could be a problem with your emission control system (something as simple as your gas cap not being on tight enough can turn this light on). Hope this helps!

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Your check engine light means a code has been tripped on your engine management computer. There are hundreds of things that trip this light, some as simple as a loose gas cap. You can go to your local auto parts store, such as Auto Zone, and they will usually read the code and tell you what caused it for Free. Then you can decide where to go from there!

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It's called the malfunction indecator light or mil. It comes on if there is a problem in the emissions system if the vehicle. Just take it to your local parts store they may scan the car for free to see why it's on.

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