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2005 Honda Accord Question: "maintenance required" light is on, what kind of problem can cause that?

 

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the second, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Washington, DC, March 12, 2010, 06:25
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the only change i have noticed is there is a scratchy sound at the front left wheel. specially when i turn to the right.i planned to go to a shop. after few days the maintenance reqired light is on. are these two things related? or is other reason for the light to come on?

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, March 12, 2010, 08:17
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    The maintenance light comes on when a service is required, and this is based on mileage and/or time driven. The noise is something unrelated, but you should have it looked at during the service.
    Find out which service is needed, look here and select the scheduled maintenance service closest to your actual mileage.
    http://repairpal.com/estimator?car_type_id=4271

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