I have a 96328is, the engine light comes on and off at will

Asked by Dec 06, 2014 at 05:52 PM about the 1996 BMW 3 Series 318is

Question type: General

Wen the light comes on.. The car idles a little rough but the car still runs really good.
Should I be afraid it's gonna stall at a red light cuz of the rough idle?....I'm not a car guy
the motor just turned to 120k. Can anyone help?

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Time to scan the car for the codes to find out where to look for your issue. No sense in guessing.

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