got "check engine" message. Help!

Old 05-08-2008, 04:34 PM
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Default got "check engine" message. Help!

I suddenly got "check engine" light on the dash while I was driving. Car was running OK and had been recently serviced.
Any ideas? I need help!
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Old 05-08-2008, 05:06 PM
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Default RE: got "check engine" message. Help!

have the code pulled. If you have an autozone next to you they do it free. Most likely suspects are oxygen sensor and crank position sensor.
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Old 05-08-2008, 07:21 PM
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i had a CEL not too long ago..took it in to the dealer and apparently i didnt have the gas cap tight enough, or i didnt turn it enough so it gave a CEL. Make sure u twist that gas cap after u put gas at least until u hear that weird, cranking noise, like 3 times.
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