my check engine light is on after i got an oil change done why is that

Asked by May 30, 2010 at 06:42 PM about the 1998 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr R/T Sport Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Have a code read done so that you know why the light is on... The check engine light itself is not very illuminating!

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