How do you reset the computer on 1996 dodge intrepid so the check engine light comes off?
What does it mean when the coolant hand wont move and the check engine light came on on a 2006 saturn?
When ever the check engine light comes on, the cars computer has been given a code from the engine. Go to any auto shop with a dyignostic computer. They will hook it up to the cars computer and it will give the code to the dyignostic computer and they will tell you what the code stands for and than you will find out that is wrong with your car.
The service engien light (check engine) comes on when the engine computer detects a malfunction and sets a code. You need to have the codes read, diagnosed and repaired to keep the light off. The service engien light (check engine) comes on when the engine computer detects a malfunction and sets a code. You need to have the codes read, diagnosed and repaired to keep the light off.
usually, at the age of your car, the oxygen senser goes bad and requires replacement when the check engine light comes on. It means the computer has detected a problem and a code has been set. Have the computer scanned and that will determine what needs to be done. Don't replace anything until the scan.
Why does the battery light come on the battery and alternator have been checked and are good It's a 2000 dodge intrepid?
You look for the little plug where you connect the OBD2 code scanner, then you read the computer code to find out what's wrong. The "check engine" light indicates that the computer has a "code" to tell you, meaning that the computer has detected a fault. The computer is trying to do the work for you, you just need to read the code.
You have replaced the O2 sensors in your 1998 Mercury Mystique how do you reset the check engine light w no diagnostic scanner?
The check engine light ALWAYS means that the computer has detected a "fault". Rather than have a special light for every conceivable problem that might EVER come up with your engine, the check engine light is supposed to warn you to read the codes that the computer has detected. Even if the light goes off there should be a "stored code", meaning that there should still be something in the computer. If not, have the…