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

My check your engine light is always on?

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

2004 ford explorer xlt

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

No I have taken it to one autu part store and three different mechanics and no one seems to know what to do!

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

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