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I bought this car one year ago, it had 7 miles on it when I drove off the lot. Brand new. Tonight on a 1/2 mile run up the street to milk store, my check engine light came on. :( Not happy. There's a 1/2 tank of gas and I bought gas about 1 week ago. I dont need the oil changed for another 2k miles. According to the book, this is technically the MIL ...

Good day, i had my car turn on and drove a minor distance. i park after a while i turn on the car and discovered the check engine light is still on. i move a little to see if it would go off i discovered the slip indicator light pops up and remain. i pull over off the car and re start but the condition remain the same. please i need your advice. Thou for ...

Hello, is there any way that I can turn off the transmission malfunction code light in my 2007 BMW 530xi wagon?

I got a message Drivetrain Malfunction after fueling my car, I didn’t have any problems on the car only the message. I stopped the car and restart the engine and the message disappears. What is the possible cause?


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