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LowLegacy 08-24-2013 09:46 PM

What does this cel mean?
So I got in my car tonight and I had a cel and my cruise light was flashing, what does this mean do I need to do something immediately?

Jay12Legacy 08-24-2013 10:39 PM

just means theres a code in it get it scanned


bomberlegacy 08-25-2013 06:50 AM

Most parts stores will scan them for free.

andnyleswillriot 08-25-2013 10:38 AM

for some reason when I was dangerously low on antifreeze my car did this. probably not your problem but doesn't hurt to check.

BoozeRS05 08-25-2013 11:11 AM

-Open the fuse panel by your left knee
-Pop off the panel to the left of that by the door
-Find a set of green and white clips tucked up there
-Clip corresponding colors together
-Insert your key in the ignition
-Have a pen and paper ready
-Turn to 'ON', don't crank
-While the gauges are sweeping press the trip button
-Unclip before driving again

Your car has a built in code reader, and will read off all CEL codes stored in the ECU where it displays the mileage. Look-up code here:

LowLegacy 08-25-2013 12:32 PM

Thanks for the input guys my cruise light flashes and cruise doesn't work it's at the shop now

LowLegacy 08-25-2013 03:38 PM

Got it into the shop and they ran a health check, and the diagnosis is that it has a misfire in 2 & 3 causing backfires, the recommend replacing the plugs and coilpacks

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