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check engine light (Help) #46975 Sep 22, 9:54am Sep 22, 9:54am
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check engine light (Help)
my check engine light turn on and then went off for like one week and is back on again. Now it won't go off. What is going on. is it cover warrenty. i have like 65,000 miles on it. if not like how much does it cost to get it checked. car is like trippin. anything will help. thanks

Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46976 Sep 22, 9:57am Sep 22, 9:57am
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Go to autozone...they do them for free thumbsup The code checking that is grin

Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46977 Sep 22, 10:57am Sep 22, 10:57am
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Did you try to reset you're ecu???


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Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46978 Sep 22, 11:09am Sep 22, 11:09am
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How do you reset the ecu. are there any precation???

Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46979 Sep 22, 11:16am Sep 22, 11:16am
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Just take it to Autozone they will tell you why its on for FREE

Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46980 Sep 22, 11:41am Sep 22, 11:41am
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Originally Posted by KooL
How do you reset the ecu. are there any precation???


Disconnect the battery and let it sit for a little bit. Also clean out the MAF sensor and see if that helps anything. The celica ecu is incredibly sensitive so the littlest thing will throw a CEL thumbsdown


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Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: swthrtracer] #46981 Sep 23, 7:27am Sep 23, 7:27am
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I had the same problem before, and my cylinder heads were bend... I would get that check as soon as possible

Re: check engine light (Help) [Re: KooL] #46982 Sep 23, 12:58pm Sep 23, 12:58pm

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do a combination of what everyone said.

disconnect your battery cable for a bit and see if the light goes off, if it goes off then there isn't anything really wrong with the system, mine went on because "bank 1 too lean" basically because i have a CAI. but if it comes back on in a short amount of time take it to autozone, then when you know why it's on, take it to a mechanic.

my advice is to always do what you can to correct the problem before you have to start paying other people to work on it... personally...

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