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What is the problem when the check engine indicator on my 2003 Chevy Silverado pickup is flashing?

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2016-08-16 20:12:56
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You will have to get a engine scanner and scan the engine. And it will give you the trouble code or codes, and then fix the problem. The computor is seeing a problem

in the engine system or transmission system. Need to repair.

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