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Flashing check engine light

(1997 Chevrolet Venture)
in Green Bay, WI on March 19, 2010
check engine light started flashing. smelled light carbon burning or like a firework. turn off van and not will not restart
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on March 19, 2010
This is a sign that your engine is misfiring, and you want to avoid driving the vehicle in this condition, you will damage the catalytic converter, and they are very expensive!
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on September 12, 2010
sounds like a cross between the converter , transmission and feul filter my 99 venture did the same thing took it in and thats what it came back as
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