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post #1 of 6 Old 05-27-2008, 05:35 AM Thread Starter
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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.


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post #2 of 6 Old 05-27-2008, 09:07 AM
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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

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post #3 of 6 Old 05-27-2008, 03:27 PM
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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!
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post #4 of 6 Old 05-27-2008, 05:37 PM
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After you get the codes this could help:
http://www.wjjeeps.com/faultcodes.htm

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

thanks for the help though

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post #6 of 6 Old 05-28-2008, 11:00 AM
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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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