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Check engine light

I took it to mechanic he says everything is fine with it, but he does not know the code to reset the engine light. ANY OF U MIGHT KNOW WHAT TO DO?? it is driving me crazy

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  • flyskip Aug 06, 2008

    code indicated need for new mass air sensor. replaced that part but don't know how to turn the engine light off. any help appreciated, i try to keep this car running for my wife. she loves it more than i do!

  • brubakeraj Aug 30, 2008

    Replaced oxygen sensor and need to reset check engine light. Tried disconnecting engine but no luck. Any tips welcome. Thanks,
    AJ


  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    a.b.s light stays on 51 plate x type 2.5 v6

  • wndjnki Jan 09, 2009

    YEah I have low voltage p1633 , replaced battery now cant reset check light

  • Perdido61 Jan 23, 2009

    Check engine light needs resetting. Help!

  • carlhestad Mar 07, 2009

    I have a 1994 XJS 6.0L V12 and had to jump start after sitting a week and now the check light is on and the code I am getting is FF77. Any assistance would be most appreciated.



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The transmission chain may be broken, it's int front of the engine, it can be rather costly but it's easy to tell

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