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2005 Mazda RX-8 Question: Check engine light came on. Should I be concerned?

 

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Joey727, Syracuse, NY, February 19, 2013, 12:54
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After allowing the car to idle for a while the check engine light came on and now is on every time I drive the car. The car has @44000.00 miles on it. Can I still drive it?

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    ebans777 February 19, 2013, 14:21
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    yes, seek to diagnose it and bring it to your local autozone or parts store

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    globalhelper, February 19, 2013, 16:14
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    scan codes and post so we can adv

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    rpclements February 20, 2013, 07:07
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    This could be very simple problem- even bad fuel cap. Problem is when you leave on you never know if you have another problem cuz your used to seeing on all the time. Other thing is if you have emissions tests in your area will fail.

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