We know all too well that sinking feeling in your stomach that you get when your vehicle’s engine light come on. Don’t panic just yet, but also importantly, don’t continue driving your car without having the issue diagnosed! The engine light (in some cars EPC Light) is a signal from the vehicles on board computer that something is wrong. Depending on the severity of the problem the light might be intermittent or stay on constantly. The light usually stays on once a fault has been detected and might stay on to remind you that a problem occurred.
Most modern cars are packed with different sensors and electronic circuits. These are the 5 most common systems that cause the Check Engine Light to come on:
Our mechanics are equipped with high spec diagnostic tools that connect to your vehicle’s onboard computer through the 16-pin OBD diagnostic connector. This tool reads the fault codes that have caused the Check Engine Light to come on and our mechanic will be able to determine the most appropriate solution to your problem.