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Is there anything you can do by yourself to find out why the check engine light came on? and is there a way i can fix it by myself?

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HI most Auto Zone stores will scan for codes and give you a print out of possible causes for free. Please research the DTC codes that they give you before buying what ever part they say it may need. A lot of times its nt the sensor that are bad but simpler less costly things. Good luck

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Yes, go to any auto parts or autozone, where they will do a code reading for you at no charge, get back with us with the code number, so we can help you diag. your trouble code, and we'll let you know which way to go about fixing it, hope this was very helpful.

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