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Old 27 Apr 2011, 07:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi i was on my way bk from yorkshire yesterday i live in cornwall i was about 30 miles from home and the check engine light came on not sure y as car diddnt change still drove fine pulled well no smoke or judder the only thing i did difrent was put normal unleaded in as there was no super so had no choice as didnt have much fuel any ideas
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Old 27 Apr 2011, 08:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: check engine light

Is your car a classic or newage Impreza?
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Old 27 Apr 2011, 08:22 AM   #3 (permalink)
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its a 1996 sti prefacelift I think lol
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I'm guessing it will be a knock sensor code that comes up. Normal unleaded is not good
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Old 27 Apr 2011, 04:49 PM   #6 (permalink)
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yh its a 96 model lol its gone out now started itup 2day and no light so hopfuly its ok thanks boys
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Old 27 Apr 2011, 08:02 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Get a fill of super or 99 when it runs out and do an ecu reset when u get good stuff again if the code is your knock sensor. Stay off boost till you get it sorted
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