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1996 Pontiac Grand Am Question: check engine light is on

 

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reba72, 4 Cylinder, Bigfork, MT, May 25, 2009, 19:27
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My car has a tendency to vapor lock after I run errands. plus the engine light came on (not Flashing)IT stays on steady for a few days what does it mean? My car has 142,000 hwy miles on it

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, May 27, 2009, 10:12
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    When the light is on it means there is a code stored in the engine computer. You will need to get this code(s) to know what the next step is. If you get it and post it here someone may be able to help point you in the right direction.

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