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  • goldenfox20 Aug 01, 2008

    my car was place uder analyzer for check engine light and it said the problem was the airflow sensor unit

  • ticman701 Jan 01, 2009

    engine light came on three months ago, changed the o2 sensor, today wife started the car check engine light flashing and running very rough. need help



  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    had the same problem. replaced the battery and that seemed to have worked.

  • jhall21 Jan 22, 2009

    I have the same problem the engine light came on. Is is safe to drive until I can get it sorted. Very soon of course. Please help dont want to conk out.

    Jules

  • Anonymous Feb 02, 2009

    first came on for the 02 sensor. went off, then came on for the catalytic convertor,had it replaced, came back on and took it back to the shop and now the mechanic is saying i need to replace my air intake manifold. i cant put any more money into this car so im stuck with it on........car is a pos

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Plug in diagnostic reader and it will tell you what symptom, the lighjt is just a generic warning.
Often without charge at repair shops who expect the job to go to them

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  • AlmostBob
    AlmostBob Aug 02, 2008

    check air filter for blockage, (strange things set sensors off)

    hit the sensor (really) (stranger things .etc..)

    ask the same guy to zero out fault code to turn light off,

    random combinations of accelleration road bumps lights can cause false positives.

    if recurrs replace sensor

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