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The check engine light, traction control light and brake

Customer Question

the check engine light, traction control light and brake light all went on at the same time and have stayed on.
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: have to look
JA: What is the model/year of your Subaru?
Customer: 2012 legacy
JA: Are you fixing your Legacy yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: brake flashing, engine on, traction on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  tamaz replied 1 month ago.

Hi,does the vehicle drive normally besides the warning lights coming on?Believe it or not this could be something as simple as a loose fuel cap,all the warning lights are on to alert you that these systems will not operate until the check engine light concern is taken care of,the reason being the brake computers depend on communication from the engine control module .Most auto parts stores will read the codes for free for their customers if you can tell me what the code is I can help more ,thanks

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