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While driving, the engine light is on and smoke (a lot )

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while driving , the engine light is on and white smoke (a lot ) coming out from under the hoot , I pull over and turn off the engine . can I still drive the car again after it park for 4 hourS ?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you out with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Sounds like the engine is overheating, I would also like to see what the codes are in the engine that are causing the engine light.

Check the coolant level, if its empty you may be able to fill it up and drive it just keep an eye on the temp gauge.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Hello again Dan here,

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