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Okay, pay attention please, you need to disregard that entire answer that obviously the person who wrote it made there own assesment, not according to the facts. Service engine soon is Nissan's and other manufacturers check engine light, yes they are the same. The light means your vehicle needs an engine diagnosis to pinpoint one or multiple problems. These codes appear because the emmissions, ignition and overall performance of the motor is compromised. The problem could be a run down sensor, vacuum leak or ignition(timing) problem. The code will get you looking at the right system on the vehicle but not always the exact problem. Good to pay engine Dio if unsure.
The service engine light is the same thing as a check engine light.
SERVICE YOUR CAR ENGINE!!!! SERVICE YOUR CAR ENGINE!!!!
The emissions light on a Honda Civic could indicate any number of problems including a loose gas cap. It could also indicate something more serious such as the engine is misfiring.
Yes, the Service Engine Soon light is the same as the Check Engine light.
There are pages and pages of things that can cause a check engine light. You need to have it checked with a scantool. Then the code can be diagnosed and repaired.
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A flashing check engine light is usually an indication of a misfire
The check engine light is an immediate signal to pull into a garage and get a quick diagnostic check. It could be a variety of problems with the engine. Usually there is a separate oil light or a wrench icon on newer vehicles to indicate an oil change is required.
You can clear a service engine soon light in an Infinite G35 by checking to see if the "check engine" light is flashing. If it is isn't, go ahead and clear the service engine light.
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The service engine soon is the same as a check engine light. It has nothing to do with an oil change.
There can be several causes for the service emissions systems light to come on in a Ford Escape. The light can indicate an 02 sensor is out or it can indicate an exhaust leak.
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First diagnos the problem(whats wrong). Did the "check engine"light come on? Failed smog inspection? "service engine soon"light driveability problems? engine pinging bad gas mileage no power/performance? Need more info. First diagnos the problem(whats wrong). Did the "check engine"light come on? Failed smog inspection? "service engine soon"light driveability problems? engine pinging bad gas mileage no power/performance? Need more info.
A reset Engine Service Light comes on when an issue comes up with in the engine. This light can be reset by a tech or by fixing the problem.
You can reset your engine service light by holding in the scroll button. Hold the button in until the engine oil life goes to 100 percent. The engine service light will go off.
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How do I reset the service engine light on a 2003 Chevy Trailblazer?
If it is a SERVICE engine in most cases is a factory, Matinence reminder(change oils fluids, tune up, ect...), In some it could be a engine emissions problem, Bet normly that turns on a CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. hope that helps !! C-YA
A service engine light is not the same as a check engine light. In most instances the service engine light means you are in need of an oil/filter change. Refer to your owners manual to see what is needed at the mileage you are at on your vehicle. If you are talking about the check engine light then take the vehicle to a professional for repair.
One of the sensors is tripping the engine light. Codes need to be retrieved. Problems could be O2 sensor and or Catalytic Converter.