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CEL? #286822 Sep 28, 4:12pm Sep 28, 4:12pm
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my check engine light came on after i checked my airfilter today... NO the engine was not running when i checked it. I'm reseting the computer right now to see if it goes out. Is there anything you can think of that would cause this... because i don't wanna have to drive to the closest dealer and find out if was something stupid

Re: CEL? [Re: whywait] #286823 Sep 28, 4:15pm Sep 28, 4:15pm
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All I think it could be is you didn't put the filter back in correctly when you checked it, if the light doesn't stay off after you reset, check to make sure you put it in correctly, I know it sounds stupid, but we all have our moments.


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Re: CEL? [Re: SurgicalRizz] #286824 Sep 28, 4:25pm Sep 28, 4:25pm
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Yes everyone has their moments. Thankfully if i'm doing something "hard" that needs my full concentration i usually know when to step away and come back.

But i will check that because sometimes its the simple things that are easiest to screw up

Re: CEL? [Re: whywait] #286825 Sep 28, 4:40pm Sep 28, 4:40pm
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Believe me, it's happened to me more times than I can count. And I work in surgery, scary huh?? rofl


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Re: CEL? [Re: SurgicalRizz] #286826 Sep 28, 5:07pm Sep 28, 5:07pm
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yeah thats pretty scary. Whatever caused it to go off went away when i reset it.

Re: CEL? [Re: whywait] #286827 Sep 29, 8:25am Sep 29, 8:25am
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do you have an CAI?? because if you do then sensor might have gone bad, if not then i have to no idea, if you do have the CAI is it all hoooked up correctly?? all sensors. because its happenin to me right now as i speak.


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Re: CEL? [Re: hefner] #286828 Sep 29, 2:05pm Sep 29, 2:05pm
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no CAI yet... spent most of my money on gettin the stereo done... next is either exhaust or CAI... which would you suggest to do first

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