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My check engine light comes on intermittently and my cruise control drop out while driving.

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When Check Engine turn on, measn one warning that your ECM (computer) is sending about some malfunction in your sensors. Need to scanned the ECM to know exactly what fault code is stored there.

Sometimes Autozone or AutoShop make this job for free; with this code number could send additional details to diagnostic and solve.

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