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I washed my motor and now the fuel emmisson light stays on how do I get it off.

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Emission controls are sensitive and washing engines can sometimes aggravate things.

A dirty engine isn't necessarily a bad running engine. But, when you pressure wash or even hose it down, gremlins can appear as water enters cracks and crevices in the wiring and accumulates in plenums in the engine compartment.

I would have the engine codes pulled on the OBD-II system to see what is awry, and diagnose the system from there.

Good luck to you.

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