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My wife's Outlander 2003, 120,000 milles, have a "engine service soon" light problem. It started after change the gas filter as a recomendation from the Mechanic. Those time, after the service, the car couldn't turn on at the first start, and a gas smell was noticed. The technician fixed it, but 2 or 3 weeks after the lihgt turned on. The Technician was unable to find the problem. Because the inspection was near, He asked to my wife to drive the car and return with the diagnostic from the inspection. It happens and he changed the GCR valve. The light turned off, but it doesn't pass the inspection. After drive the car 60 miles, the light turned on again. Do you think the problem was caused by a mistake the time when the filter was changed? What can be the problem?

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The "service engine soon ligh"is just an information warning that your engine needs a service,soon.it has NO bearing on any faults at all........

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