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Engine check warning light has come on. Stays on. 2009

Customer Question

Engine check warning light has come on.
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: Stays on.
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2009 Mitsubishi triton.
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Trying to ,changed fuel filters (diesel)
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: It has a DP chip and EGR blanking plate.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Gary replied 7 months ago.

Hi there,

Can we get a scan for what code is set please?

Does the vehicle have any symptoms? Hard starting, low power?


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Starts fine drives for 10-15 min then loses power usually on take off
Expert:  Gary replied 7 months ago.

Sorry I can't ring at the moment.

Your request is open to all techs.

How many kms on your Triton now?

Supercheap can scan it for you to get the engine code for $14.

Could be a failing fuel pump.


Expert:  indy-tech replied 7 months ago.

Hi .

Which engine do you have fitted .4M40 vor 4M41.

How many miles on this engine .

Do you have the possible chance to check for malfunction codes .

When the check engine light comes on this means the management system has encountered a malfunction with in the engine DID injection system.

Rgds Greg

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