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Check engine light came on this morning, but runs good what…

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Check engine light came...

Check engine light came on this morning, but runs good what can it be

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?

Stays on

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2006 f250 turbo superduty

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Turbo yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothing just happened

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