I have a 2006 Ford Escape XLT V6 4WD my check engine light came on but I know I need an oil change too could that be it?

Asked by Jan 14, 2014 at 12:16 PM about the 2006 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

wondering with guestimates why my check engine light could have come on. I know I need an oil change. My SUV has been running fine there still aren't any tell tale signs for why it could have come on. Not over heating running fine. Not sure why

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The oil has nothing to do with a CEL light. Change your oil and then have the Escape scanned for codes. Any local auto parts store will do this for free. Post the 4 digit code back here and we'll help. It could be anything. .

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Thank you so much for the help.. I'll have it done. I've had no issues with my escape until now and now it seems to be one thing after another. I appreciate your time and helpfullness THANK YOU

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