Date: Sun, 20 Jul 2003 04:07:35 +0100
From: Johannes H Andersen <>
Subject: Re: Check engine light at 100k miles

"Craig M. Bobchin" wrote: > > Hi all, > > I've got a '94 CSE that just passed 100k on the odometer. The car is > running fine, temp is fine, etc... > > But just as I was driving today and passed the 100k mark, the check > engine light came on. > > Has anyone heard of this happening? It seems just too coincidental to > happen at 100k miles. > > Is it safe to drive? > > Thanks Could be many things. 'Check engine' means that an error code has been logged; it can be read by diagnostic equipment. But in most cases the fault is more obvious. My guess is that it could be a small vacuum leak. Listen for whistling noises in the engine bay. Has the idle rpm changed? Johannes '93 CSE

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