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Check engine light just went on. I'm assuming it could mean almost anything. Is the car ok to drive?

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Aslong as the engine is running great and you notice no drastic drop in fuel mileage then it is fine to drive it for awhile until you can have this diagnosed by a professional. Make sure you gas cap is tight as a loose one will set the light.

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