i have a 2001 pt cruiser andwhile i was driving the engine light came on and is staying on . i am supposed to be taking an 8 hr trip tom what does anyone think it could be and if i should drive it

Asked by Sep 07, 2015 at 06:57 PM about the 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

check engine light is staying on

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The only way you're going to know what the light means is to have a place plug in an ODBII diagnostic reader to tell you what the light means. Once you know what it is you can make the determination if it's a major or minor problem. A number of auto parts stores like NAPA or Auto Zone stores do it, along with some of the bigger oil change places. The check engine light can go on for 1 of a thousand different reasons. Does your vehicle have any symptoms of a problem?

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