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Faultyholty
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Jun 4, 2012, 8:32 AM

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My em missions light will not go off, it's been to a garage twice already and they have managed to switch it off but then it's back on after 50 miles. It's had a new ecu, I've changed the air filter checked the fuses, I think it maybe the egr valve, of so I do I check this is the problem without spending anymore money? What else could it be? How do I get the light to go off? The garage has said the car is in full working order.


Tom Greenleaf
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Jun 4, 2012, 8:42 AM

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Quote">>The garage has said the car is in full working order.<<"

Well if it keeps coming back it's not in full working order. Might have been for a quick test but light coming back on mean the problem is not resolved. Guessing costs and wastes money.

Can you get a code reading on this vehicle not sold in the US to guide you or a mechanic to the source problem?

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Hammer Time
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Jun 4, 2012, 8:51 AM

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What is the exact code number?

PS I moved this to the engine troubleshooting category




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