the check engine light came on on my car and I don't have my car manual how do I figure out what's wrong

Asked by Nov 24, 2013 at 10:59 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

it comes on and off its not on all the time
but has been the last day or so

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Your manual won't help you, you need an OBDii car scanner to retrieve the codes as to why the light is coming on. An local auto parts store will do this for free, you can buy one for $25 or your mechanic can help you out.

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