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My engine light comes on-someone said timing chain???

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If the check engine light is on, then the first thing to do is get the code(s) read. A faulty timing chain will not cause the light to come on by itself, but can cause problems that will make the light go on. there are several other things that can cause the light to come on also so I won't hazard a guess here. Depending on where you live, some Auto Parts stores will retrieve the code(s) for you for free.

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