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Engine light is staying on .. ?? 2006 DTS

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Engine light is staying on .. ?? 2006 DTS
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Amedee replied 2 years ago.
Hello!

This light comes on for emission purposes only. It could be hundreds of different things. Since you just filled up with gas, I would check the gas cap as it could be loose. If not, then you will need to get your computer scanned for codes. Your local auto parts store will likely do this for free for you.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
.....hello, I tried the gas cap on/off thing.....is it poss. the gas cap needed replaced ? the car has 82,000 miles and was well cared for, im the 2nd owner as of last May....the car is running smooth and nicely...I dont drive much, usually just 7 miles a day to work and back....Bob
Expert:  Amedee replied 2 years ago.
Ok... if the gas cap was nice and tight, then you will need to get your computer scanned for codes. If you get back to me with the code number, I can point you in the right direction.

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