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misfire or slipping trans

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by the dude man, Apr 8, 2013.

  1. the dude man

    the dude man [OP] Member

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    Hi,
    Will the check engine light come on if I have a misfire?
     
  2. maineah

    maineah Well-Known Member

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    What are you driving?
     
  3. mattmyster

    mattmyster Well-Known Member

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    regardless yes it will come on
     
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    beaver_scott Well-Known Member

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    yes the engine light will come on with a misfire. the engine code will also tell you what cylinder had the misfire.
     
  5. the dude man

    the dude man [OP] Member

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    crap. not the answer i'm looking for. thanks though.
     
  6. Millertime187

    Millertime187 I'll be your huckleberry!

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    So what are you looking for then?
     
  7. maineah

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    82 Chevy or a late OBDII? Not every thing will detect a misfire.
     
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    maykevin5 Well-Known Member

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    It will have to have a knock sensor to detect a misfire. A bad knock sensor will trigger a engine light.
     
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