The check engine light just popped on as i was driving, though i checked the oil and water levels as normal prior to starting the engine, what could be the problem?

40

Asked by Aug 31, 2015 at 09:50 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

58,265

This could be a lot of different thing,s,the main thing to check would be recheck your fluids as you done before,if all are good and car runs ok,it may just be a bad sensor or false reading,go have it scanned for free at parts store to no the true issue at hand or you can reset the ECM by removing the positive cable for about ten minutes,if engine light does not go off,go have it scanned.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
40

Thanks, i will go check it out shortly

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • engine light 3 answers

    engine light went off and before i could take it in it went off. I just had an oil and filter change about 6 week ago- the car has 46 K on it. Should i take it in anyway?

    2013 Fiat 500 Pop

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What causes check engine and VSC lights to come on? 97 answers

    what causes vsc+check engine light to come on together

    2005 Toyota Highlander

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Check Engine Light on after changing oil 14 answers

    I had to take my daughters car away from her. There was 0% oil life left and I dont know how long she had been driving it like that. I had the oil changed today and now the check engine light is on....

    2010 Pontiac G6 Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • check engine light with flashing cruise control light 179 answers

    Checked codes at Auto Zone: catalyst efficiency low-bank 1 probably cause: CC failure possibly due to: (1) engine misfire or running condition (2) large vacuum leak (3) engine oil leakage into exhaus...

    2005 Subaru Forester XS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Shortcuts

Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 149,960
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 102,920
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 83,990
View All