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Old 01-04-2012, 07:15 PM
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Originally Posted by crisscross View Post
On the OBD1 e36's you can "stomp" on the pedal 5 times in 5 seconds after turning the key on read the stored check engine light codes.
Thanks! Your response came handy a couple of days ago, got a CEL, car felt sluggish on the lower end, did the stomps and got 1221 (O2 sensor bad) installed a new one and problem fixed! Light went away about 5 minutes after driving.
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