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I have a 1986 chevy celebrity check engine light comes on how do I check codes?

(1990 Chevrolet Celebrity)
in Sacramento, CA on October 07, 2015
I'm just trying to find out how to check my codes on a 1986 chevy celebrity. Check engine light comes on its a 6 cylinder 2.8
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on April 24, 2016
You have to use an OBD-1 scanner, they are still available. There is a port under the dash, or you could use something to bridge pins A and B, turn the key to where everything turns on, but don't start it, and it'll flash the code using your check engine light. Example-blink(pause) blink, blink=12. They have a whole list of codes for that if you search it. I just did that on my 1985 Celebrity Eurosport.
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on January 06, 2016
I'm sorry to say but cars under 1995 can not be code read.
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