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Check engine light most of the time is on or off

When its on car i d drive drives only 2 or 2 miles per our when its off drives normal it gets on and of this way and makes me crazy, i have new alternater, new battry, new distributer , new air filter on it,what could be the probles?

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Most the time removing the battery connections for just a few seconds and then attaching them back on the battery re-sets this on going light problem.If you find the warning light comes back on then take it to your auto service tech......Midas tells you for No Charge . Please rate this !!!

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How to fix on a 2005 dodge neon went driving the car till I get to a speed of 35 mile per hours it try to shut down and I release the accelerator and it goes back to normal


releasing the gas pedal and it gets going again
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is the engine light on
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is is odometer reading?
all cars burn oil if driven real fast, at 80mph, lots.
what i need is ,
1: speeds driven. avg.
2: and what weight, oil , is it hot there, sure, then run 10w-40 oil.
3: how many liters of oil per miles.
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GASKET.
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I need to turn the Check engine light off, due to passenger/front catalytic converter 2005 nissan xterra


You still fail your state inspection if you turn off the check engine light. So Im sorry to say, that your gonna have to wait untill your new cat gets installed. After its installed you have a few options for turning off the check engine light.
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-You can take it to pretty much any mainstream auto parts store and they will clear it for free.
Either way you have to complete what is called "a drive cycle" to be able to pass your vehicle inspection.

DRIVE CYCLE
Once problem is fix you complete a drive cycle. Every vehicle is different so this is a general guide.
-There are a certain number of times your vehicle has to be started.
-There is a certain amount of time you have to be driving at different speeds
-There are sometimes a certain millage that has to be reached (ie. drive 75 miles)
If you just drive as you normally do for 100miles (not in one trip) your sure to have reset all the sensers that the state inspection equipment check.

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Get the new catyletic convertor installed
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