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Old 02-28-2013, 11:35 AM   #1
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Engine Light Just Came On

3,806 miles. Does that mean its oil change time?

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Old 02-28-2013, 11:38 AM   #2
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Not sure as our Rubicon will display "change oil" on the dash. Might be something ells.

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Old 02-28-2013, 11:43 AM   #3
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Check the manual......it could mean a bunch of things but most likely not an oil change..
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Old 02-28-2013, 11:49 AM   #4
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From what I've known, when the "Check Engine" light comes on, most of the time it is some emission related problem. But maybe that has just been my experience...lol
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:36 PM   #5
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So, just have the code checked at an auto parts store?
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:40 PM   #6
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Did you close your gas cap correctly? That could also play a roll in the engine light coming on.... just thought I throw it out there
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:42 PM   #7
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So, just have the code checked at an auto parts store?

Yup, just take it to an auto parts store and have them read the code for the problem and most of them will reset it for you as well.
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:42 PM   #8
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cycle the key on and off three times while pushing the key inwards.

key off
key on (DON'T START)

key off
key on (DON'T START)

key off
key on (DON'T START -WAIT FOR THE CODE)

look up the code in google.
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:58 PM   #9
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No kidding! DIY?
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cycle the key on and off three times while pushing the key inwards.

key off
key on (DON'T START)

key off
key on (DON'T START)

key off
key on (DON'T START -WAIT FOR THE CODE)

look up the code in google.
This.
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Old 02-28-2013, 03:24 PM   #11
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Why not just take it to the dealer??? If something is wrong then they can fix it. It should be still under warrantee with only 3800 plus miles on it.

Just saying.......
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Old 02-28-2013, 04:14 PM   #12
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take it to dealer lol. it's free and painless.
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Old 03-01-2013, 01:41 PM   #13
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Oreilly's checked the code (small vacuum leak) and reset it for me. I noticed earlier this morning when gassing up that the cap was loose. Mystery solved. Thanks, guys.
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I was going to say, it sounds like it's new cylinder head time...
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Old 03-31-2013, 07:37 PM   #15
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Does anybody know what a p0456 is? Small purge leak?

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