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It can mean a few things so it may not be the best idea to drive. It can indicate a problem with the mass airflow sensor, throttle body or crank position sensor. The only way to tell is with a scan tool. If it is the maf or throttle body having issues, it is OK to drive. A scan tool would be require to pull DTC s (diagnostic trouble codes) in order to start troubleshooting