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?
Q&AAsk Your Question
2005 Mazda RX-8
Question: Check engine light came on. Should I be concerned?
Answer #1ebans777 February 19, 2013, 14:21Journeyman
yes, seek to diagnose it and bring it to your local autozone or parts store
Replyglobalhelper, February 19, 2013, 16:14Master
scan codes and post so we can adv
Answer #2rpclements February 20, 2013, 07:07Journeyman
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.