engine light came on

Asked by Dec 28, 2015 at 09:41 PM about the 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

engine light came on when i turned on ignition,but the windshield wippers were  
on ,heat left on and radio lerft on when i shut everthing off the engine light went
off. could this have been the problem
should i worry
it has a new battery

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Have the computer scanned for trouble codes. Most auto parts stores will do it for free. Leaving accessories on will not trigger the check engine light. HTH. -Jim

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