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Check engine light - Also known as the SERVICE ENGINE SOON  or SES light. This  indicates a malfunction in the engine control and  
emissions systems of your car. Step by  step instructions on how to  do a simple scan to check for
computer trouble codes. These  codes give
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Taking Your Car in for Repair?

Before taking your car in for repairs, you may want to check our
website for Free questions and answers for your particular car,
learn how some basic systems work, get information on some
common problems for your car or truck, or just learn about basic

The more information you have, the more intelligent you will be
when car repairs are needed. The repair shop will inspect your car
and give you an estimate of repairs before beginning the work. It is
a good idea to ask to see the damaged or worn parts before repairs
are made.

Whenever possible, insist on factory OEM parts. There are many
aftermarket companies that try to duplicate car parts. The old
saying 'You get what you pay for' is very real when it comes to car

If you are not sure of the reason the part must but replaced ask the
technician to show you the specific damage and why the part has
failed. This is were the more knowledge you comes in very handy.

It never hurts to get a second opinion. Once you have received the
first estimate, try checking around at a few shops and make an
informed decision. Car repair can get very expensive if not properly
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