Why can't I get the check engine light to turn off n stay off

Asked by Mar 04, 2015 at 09:32 PM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2001,Dakota just had to replace computer been idliling high most of the time light goes
on and off went to autozone they tested it said a sensor was bad changed it and that
made it worse. I unplugged the batterie n that worked for a little bit cleaned no matter
what I do it only works for a minute some times 1/2 a day but that's it the light comes
back on

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Auto zone doe,s quick scan,and sometime,s there scanner will not pick up and issue,may need to have a good mechanic scan to get the real issue,if there is no issue,he can reset it with his scanner,something autozone doe,s not do.

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And disconnecting the battery does not actually do anything to clear the code.

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