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Check engine light (cont'd)

It shouldn't be the brakes. I just had everything (brakes, rotors, pads) replaced 8 months ago. The smell, it seemed like was coming from under the hood and was very faint. But what really worries me is the perfomance of the car mechanically. Its kind of hard to explain how it was running but it was not normal at all. As it was idling, the rpms would go up to around 1.5 and then back down lower, without my foot touching the gas at all. As I was driving, when I accellerated, it was VERY weak and did not reach the normal rpms. Also the fluid levels and temperature in the coolants were normal. I dont know if that changes anything...
Thanks for the info on the code reader..how much do they usually run for?

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About $100 - $1000 it depends on where you get it and how good it is. but i have seen them for about $50-$60 on the internet. for instructions and info look here

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