Take it to auto zone and have the codes read for free.
Er....Get the engine serviced?
I believe so, like most Toyotas the "check engine" light will flash for about 30 seconds of starting the engine after 4500 miles since last service and will remain on constantly after 5000 miles.
A service engine light soon light on a BMW330i could have come on at 53,000 miles for a number of reasons. This service light comes on sometimes to tell the driver an oil change is due, the oxygen sensor is getting bad, or an air filter is plugged. There is also a possibility that a wire has broken on one of the sensors in the engine.
197000 miles does Possibly, and most likely, the oxygen sensor.
Buy the oxygen sensor and fix the car and get the light reset !
When the "service engine soon" light comes on inside your 2002 Ford Escort, it means that a sensor has told the engine that it is time for a scheduled service. This is generally timed at a certain number of miles or after a certain period of driving time.
reset check engine lightDisconnect the negative battery termnal for five minutes.
My service engine soon light came on a day two ago, I have driven the car about 20 miles since it came on. Today, the light just went out. The vehicle is running good. What would cause the light to come on, and why would it just go out on its own?
If it is the check engine light it has nothing to do with an oil change. If it service required in th eoverhead console you press the "step" button until it says "0" miles to service. Then press and hold "reset" until it resets.
The service light on a 1991 Camry comes on for a variety of reasons at 55,000 miles. It could be that the oil needs to be changed or one of the oxygen sensors is bad. There is also a possibility that an air cleaner might need to be cleaned or changed. The light just means that there is a problem with the engine, that if not fixed, could lead to more major problems.
Start the engine. Then press the C/T button . Then tab the the computers setup with the step button until you see 0 miles to service. After you see that, you just simply press the reset button, and the 0 miles to service, should change to 3,000 miles to service.
service engine soon light comes on, less miles per gallon of gasoline, bad emissions
My service engine light came on at 95,000 miles. A simple tune-up, plugs, ect... and it ran like new again. You might find an auto parts store, like Auto Zone, that can check the engines computer for free.
the service light will go off after a number of miles..... I believe mine went off after 100 or 200 miles
In NJ your car will fail inspection if the light is on. In fact, your car will fail inspection up to 200 miles after you have the car serviced due to a problem that resulted in the service engine light being on. I had the service engine light on because of a faulty gas cap. I had the car serviced and then a day later took it to inspection. The car failed because the computer had not reset itself. I was told to come back after driving the car 200 miles because it often takes that long for the computer to show that everything is working fine.
Check engine light is reset with a scan tool.Oil change due is reset by pressing "step" until "0 miles to service" is displayed. Then press and hold "reset" until it resets.
Unplug the battery for 15 mins will reset the check engine light, but watch will reset all your sensors to. Personal experience it will not read for at least 100 miles, so dont do it when you need an inspection
10,000 miles on a standard service
On the dash disply - you will see a small rubber plug in the clear plastic cover. Remove plug. Depress button under plug with the tip of a pen. This will turn off the service light for 3000 miles.
You got the car used, correct? Depending on the BMW you have, there are certain services that have to be performed at either 5000-mile or 10,000-mile intervals. The light comes on before then to tell you to do them...and 69,000 miles is close to a 70,000-mile service.
An Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera has an average of 20 miles per gallon in the highway, and the average of 29 miles per gallon in the city. The condition of the vehicle also contributes the miles per gallon the car will get.
There are hundreds of things that can cause the check engine light to come on. See related questions below for more info.
Ball bearings are faulty .ABS , trac off , and service engine soon lights all at once
AnswerThe answer can be found in your owner's manual.Key on, engine off.Press "step" until "0 miles to service" is displayed. Press and hold "reset".
its a coincidence that the light came on exactly at 150k. if the check engine light comes on then the computer senses a trouble code that must be checked out and repaired