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Argent33 05-27-2008 06:35 AM

MIL lit yesterday :(
 
So I get in my Compass and notice my Malfuntion Indicator Lamp is lit (the orange transmission looking light)

is there a way to cycle the keys or something to check to see what code was set? I know I could do that with my Check Engine Light on my Neon.

snood 05-27-2008 10:07 AM

shut all your doors
turn key to the on position, then off (not to the point where your key will come out)
repeat a couple times and it should do a check
took even the dealer a couple tries before this worked

patrick3319 05-27-2008 04:27 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Argent33 (Post 5264733)
So I get in my Compass and notice my Malfuntion Indicator Lamp is lit (the orange transmission looking light)

is there a way to cycle the keys or something to check to see what code was set? I know I could do that with my Check Engine Light on my Neon.

same way as the neon! I had one as well...so you just do it 3 times the same way and it'll work!

Gramps 05-27-2008 06:37 PM

After you get the codes this could help:
http://www.wjjeeps.com/faultcodes.htm

Argent33 05-27-2008 08:30 PM

well when I cam back from lunch the MIL had shut off - so no clue :)

thanks for the help though :D

Jason31 05-28-2008 12:00 PM

Run the check anyways. The light may not be lit but the code should still be in the computer. Chances are, it WILL come back more often than not.


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