check engine light

Asked by Nov 04, 2007 at 01:52 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Corvette

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i traveled 7 miles to go shopping. the car sat parked for an hour and when i started the engine, check engine light came on and stayed on the seven miles home.  what do i do?  

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go to a local gurage you trust and have them run a computer scan,also,if you have a local autozone they will do it for free,advance auto dont offer this service.

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In my area Advance Auto does do free code scanning, just an FYI. It is most likely something simple. It's even possible your gas cap was not tightly sealed. Have a garage check this out.

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thanks very much. i have an autozone not too far away. i will take it there.

thanks for your reply. my gas cap is a little "giggy" even when it is on correctly. a prior post told me about Auto Zone which is about seven miles away. I do have an Advanced Auto right down the street. I will try it first and see if they offer the free service.

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