Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

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Is Your Check Engine Light On? What does that really mean?

Getting a check engine light can indicate various issues ranging from small to large. It is vital to visit a trusted Service Centre to ensure your vehicle isn't experiencing catastrophic engine failure. At Country Chrysler, we are your local dealership in High River, Alberta, providing you with a convenient place to visit for any vehicle maintenance or repairs. Be sure to visit us if your vehicle is experiencing any problems, and we will do our best to get you back on the road quickly and safely.

Common Causes Of Check Engine Lights

Many reasons can cause your check engine light to be on, including simple fixes such as a malfunctioning sensor or an engine requiring a tune-up due to misfires. However, sometimes a check engine light can indicate multiple issues, which can cause further failures within other systems if left unrepaired. Also, mechanical failures can throw a check engine light since the engine isn't operating as intended.


What to do when your check engine light comes on?

First, you will want to determine if any performance issues are occurring, and if they are, you will want to tow your vehicle to the nearest mechanic. If your vehicle is operating normally, drive home with caution, and book a service appointment right away. Avoid driving a vehicle with a check engine light since that can cause further problems.

What does it mean when your check engine light goes on?

Getting a check engine light can indicate various component failures. Some can cause the engine to experience severe performance issues, while other problems can be mild, causing increased fuel usage over time.

Contact Us To Schedule An Appointment

Your vehicle's check engine light is a great warning sign that you should book an appointment for service, so contact us promptly and don't let your vehicle go too long without the repairs it needs. Our experts can schedule your service, ensuring your vehicle's check engine light is taken care of to let you enjoy your vehicle's maximum performance and efficiency.

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