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Old 03-19-2005, 08:38 PM   #1
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Question Check Engine Lite?

ok here is what i did today i changed the oil went from the new Q 4X4 oil (synthetic) to reg 10W-40 oil and oil filter, went to car wash and used the degreaser and then sprayed it off with the rinse. now the check engine light is on and when i gas it the engine wants to jumps. what could the problem be? any ideas?
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Old 03-19-2005, 08:44 PM   #2
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I'd get the code read, could be anything. Probably something emissions related as thats what sets off the check engine light.
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Old 03-19-2005, 10:35 PM   #3
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pull the dist cap and see if there is water in it
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Old 03-20-2005, 12:09 PM   #4
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i foud what the problem was it was the throttle position sensor. changed it today and everything is fine. thanks for your info though.
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Old 03-20-2005, 01:42 PM   #5
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See what happens when you take the Dirt Off?? Glad to hear it was a simple fix.
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