It means you have a malfunction in the cars engine. If it blinks stop ASAP!.. You need a scanner to pull the codes to get to what exactly is wrong
how to reset check engine light on 1992 Mazda mpv
If there is an AutoZone close by you can go there and they will pull the computer codes for free. If not, you'll have to visit a repair shop with the ability to do so; they typically charge for this.
The check engine light on a Mazda CX7 can be turned off by attaching an OBD II code reader. It can both read the engine codes and turn off the check engine light.
You need OBD2 reader or scanner to get the codes
Have you checked the codes it is throwing? If your engine light is on, most likely there is a reason. Take the car to a local autozone. They can pull the codes for free and tell you what they mean. http://www.autozone.com/servlet/UiBroker?UseCase=S001&UserAction=viewSimpleDiagInfo&Parameters=info
The engine computer had detected something wrong somewhere in the engine management system. This could be an O2 sensor or any number of things. Take your car to a shop and have your car scanned for fault codes to see what the problem might be.
Have the trouble codes retrieved with an OBDII scanner to identify the problem areas before you start spending on repairs that might not be the cause of the problem(s).
go to autozone, they do it for free and print out codes, otherwise buy an obdII scanner.
flashing check engine lite means do not drive, or you risk permanent engine damage. you need to get the codes scanned
lol, scanned man, bring it to autozone, they scan for free
First you need to determine why the check engine light came on then make appropriate repairs before resetting the check engine light. Take a drive to your local auto parts store and have them check for codes. They will perform this service at no cost to you. Once you have the codes you or your mechanic can determine what the next step should be.