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#1 p.dubbin

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 05:57 PM

anyone know exactly what the "Check Engine" warning light on the right side of the warning lights actually means?

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 06:08 PM

It's a light that comes on when the ECU has some trouble codes stored in its memory.

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 06:14 PM

thanks. any idea where i can get a list of the codes?

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 06:21 PM

http://www.westol.co...r/ecucodes.html

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 06:40 PM

thanx!!! :-)

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 06:56 PM

do I have that type of diagnostics on my 86 GL carbed wagon? The ECU codes or what not?

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 09:23 PM

Dunno.. do you have an ECU? some do some do not..I think. if you have an ECU, follow the listed procedure to check/decipher codes

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Posted 16 November 2003 - 10:58 PM

caleb, how do I tell if mine has a ecu?

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Posted 17 November 2003 - 12:26 AM

Look under the dash on the drivers side, right above where your knees are when sitting in the drivers seat, right under the steering column.. if you have an ECU, it will be there.. If its there, follow the code retrieval methods in the link above




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