what cause the engine light to show on

Asked by Jan 19, 2014 at 01:33 PM about the 2001 Volvo S40

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My engen light just come on recently what could be a problem as i just got it serviced two
months ago

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Take your car to a local autoparts store such as AutoZone or Advance Autoparts and they will scan the car's computer via the OBDII(OnBoard Diagnostic) port for free and tell you what the problem is.

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