What Do Your Dashboard Engine Lights Mean?
Car Warning Lights, also called Vehicle Warning Indicators, are often the first sign of car trouble. You want to know what the light means and how to fix it.
So when your check engine light comes on, find out right away what – and how bad – the problem is, before you visit the mechanic. This Car Warning Lights Resource Centre aims to help you get back on the road, fast.
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From failed catalytic converters to bad oxygen sensors and more, this handy reference guide will help you diagnose the top 5 reasons why your check engine light has been activated.
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Never get caught out again in your car wondering what that engine warning light means. Print a handy guide and keep it in your glove-box for an instant explanation.
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GOFAR offers a wide range of comprehensive training articles that will help you discover OBD diagnostics issues and understand the meaning behind the car warning lights that appear on your dashboard.
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