I don't know about the 2000 year model directly but the 1996 is similar I am sure.
To reset the "check engine" light, find the EFI fuse (probably under the hood in the fusebox on the driver's side) and with the engine off, remove it for one minute minimum. Replace the fuse and the "check engine" light should be reset.
The check engine light in a 2004 Toyota Tacoma can come on for many reasons. It could indicate an exhaust leak or a problem with the engine.
um yeah it does have one
Have vehicle scanned to determine the problem
The Check Engine Light has nothing to do with oil changes. It is on because there is a problem with the emissions system.
This could mean any number of things. I have a 98 Tacoma and the "check engine" light has only come on once in 8 years ... and that was because I didn't have a gas cap at the time!
After the repair, you reset it with an OBD2 scan tool.
take postive side of battery off then put back on
How do you know the gas cap is responsible for the Check Engine light? The computer will have to be cleared by a repair shop with a scanner.
check your abs fuse.
The check engine light comes on and stays on when a problem is detected by the self diagnosis system of your vehicle. Generally, a check engine light is lit when there is a problem in the emissions or somthing that is affecting the effectiveness of the emissions. If the check engine light is flashing a misfire has been detected
You read the codes with a scanner, repair the cause, and clear the code with the scanner.
take off the positive cable on the bettery and turn on the key switch for 5 minuts then put battery cable back on and the check engine light should be off
how to discontect the engine light on a 2001 toyota camery ?
Repair the problem that turned it on and then clear the code with an OBD2 scanner/code reader
Warning that you are over revving the engine.
The easiest way to reset the 2001 Toyota check engine light is to remove the check engine light fuse. The fuse can be found in the fuse box.
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.
On my 1996 tacoma I do not have a gas light for low gas.
The check engine light has nothing to due with an oil change.
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.
it means you need to check the engine
Usually indicates a problem in the emission control system - have vehicle scanned to determine the problem
My 1996 4wd Toyota Tacoma had a check engine light and the codes that were obtained were "shift selenoid....." I was informed that it was a sensor inside the transmissions and I has a transmission specialist (AAMCO) work on it. I think they ripped me off. I apid $850.00 to get the work done.
Type your answer here... Hello how do you reset the check engine light on a 2003 Toyota 4runner. Thanks