First, if it is something like a loose gas cap, just tighten it and it will reset itself in the next 100 miles or so. If it is something else, like a leaky gas cap it will never reset. But to reset the OnBoardDiagnostic (OBD)Computer... Go to eBay and search "obdII" and buy one, they run about $50.00 including shipping. There are two types, ISO for Chrysler and some Japanese, and the other one for all the others like Ford and GM. There are several that are both, that is the kind you want. Be sure to email the eBay seller and ask if it is used with your year and model. (1996 was a changeover year for OBDII technology, so this advice may not apply to everybody--but the dealer service guy can tell you over the phone--ask him if it is OBDII compliant.) When you get it, you just plug it in and let it cycle 4 or 5 times and it resets everything. You then have to drive your car for 50 to 100 miles for the onboard computer to test everything, and in the meantime your car will fail smog checks because it has no history in the computer and the smog test procedure demands a history even if there is no pollution. Cut and Paste http://search.ebay.com/OBDII for a list of them for sale on eBay. Most units come with a list of generic fault codes so you can tell what the problem is, this could be very helpful.
how to discontect the engine light on a 2001 toyota camery ?
To turn off the check engine light on a 1999 Toyota Camry you can disconnect the battery. This will only reset the check engine light. So if there is a persistant problem with the engine, the light is likely going to stay on. To turn off the check engine light on a 1999 Toyota Camry you can disconnect the battery. This will only reset the check engine light. So if there is a persistant problem with the engine, the light is likely going to stay on.
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You have to find the reason why it came on.
The check engine light is reset with a scan tool after repairing the failure that caused the trouble codes.
ABS, check engine.
lift the bonnet hey presto
Just disconnect the battery for couple minutes.
One word answer: YES
Go to----- http://www.extreme-check-engine-light-codes.com/Toyota%20OBD1%20Decoder.htm---- for this info
the speedometer on my 97 toyota camary stopped working and the check engine light came on why
The Check Engine Light has nothing to do with oil changes. It is on because the ECU has detected a problem with the emissions system.
It is reset with a OBD2 scan tool, after the repair of the system.
Engine check light comes on, and you have the codes read.
To reset the check engine light on a 1999 Toyota Camry LE V6, disconnect the positive battery cable for a few minutes. Then reconnect the battery. If the 'check engine' light is still on, then turn the key to on without starting the engine and pump the gas three times and turn the key off. Start the car and the light should be off.
use a code reader to check the problem and it will reset the light, but if you do not fix the problem the light will continue to come back on.
Disconnecting the battery cable for a few minutes will reset the check engine light. If the light comes back on you will have to get the issue fixed or it will keep coming on.
Check engine light or required maintenance light. Procedure for resetting required maintenance light just answered. Check engine light requires an OBD II to determine problem and turn the light off.
Check the car computer for error codes, google them.
There are thousands of reasons. You need to pull out error codes. You can do it at local autozone store.
if it not nocking of macking noises it probably just needs a tune up
Among other things, it is automatically set by mileage to remind you of oil changes.
take your Camry to an Auto Zone parts store, they will hook it up to a diagnostics machine for free. Then you will know what your problem is.
Check Engine Light !!!!!! I think this will be the Catalylic converter in the exhaust system