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v4shj16
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v4shj16 Jan 22, 10:57pm - #380853 

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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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CEL

OKay my cel came on , WTF!!!. i just got the oil changed liek 2 days ago and everything was fine, i just needed a new fan belt but it stopped squeakin. so i thought i'd wait to put it on, since its soo damn cold out, ne way , where does it tell you the code for the cel to come on. so i know wats wrong with my engine. THANKS yourock
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hombredelassrtas
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hombredelassrtas Jan 22, 11:06pm - #380854 

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my engine has a bit of a squeek too. bur its brand new. d you think its the belt?? how often do you cahnge urs. U can jsut restet the ecu and if it comes on again then worry aobut it wink

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Polykarb
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Polykarb Jan 22, 11:49pm - #380855 

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Your GT probably has some miles on it, it might be the "Take it to dealer CEL" because they want more money. The CEL comes on whenever service time is expected at X amount of miles.


People shit their pants over this.

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QTRMLR_1
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QTRMLR_1 Jan 23, 12:30am - #380856 

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on some cars yes there is a maintenance reminder light...but I don't believe there is a mile counter on the Celica...purely based on engine/emissions functions.

I get my kicks on EC.
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QTRMLR_1
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QTRMLR_1 Jan 23, 12:31am - #380857 

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get the code pulled.

I get my kicks on EC.
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v4shj16
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v4shj16 Jan 23, 3:00am - #380858 

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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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how do you get the code pulled, and how do you restset ur ecu, and where is ur ecu for that matter.
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g96818
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g96818 Jan 23, 3:04am - #380859 

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Hon, HI
what does this cel thing look like? can anyone post a pic of where it's located?
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hombredelassrtas
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hombredelassrtas Jan 23, 4:55am - #380860 

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assumuming ur not joking gary, the cel is the litte engine pic on ur spedo. when it lights up there is an engine problem. you can see it when you first turn on your car. its with like the highbeams signal ect. I have no idea how to check waht the code of it is but incase anyone didnt knwo, that tells you wahts wrong. Now if you were jsut kiding aobut wher hte cel is then this is for anyone who didnt know wink

To reset it you can pull out i think the #15 fuse or somehting. What i did is jsut unplug the battery terminals ( i jsut did the neg) for liek 15-20 min. it will reset the cel and also your clock and radio presets

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g96818
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g96818 Jan 23, 4:57am - #380861 

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^^ hehe so thats what it is laughsilly wave
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hombredelassrtas
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hombredelassrtas Jan 23, 5:33am - #380862 

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oh the ecu is on the right sid eof your engine. hase a little black tube running up into it. not sure how to tap into it. maybe that plug on the right side of driver side

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g96818
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g96818 Jan 23, 5:46am - #380863 

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yea i think it's the plug, or maybe thats where you get the codes pulled.
i saw ppl pulling codes from the drivers side before, not on the celi
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