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Unread 8th December 2014, 03:22 AM
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Gidday Folks

The SH has thrown a CEL - VDC light on; CEL light on; Cruise light on and flashing.

Tried an ECU reset per Kevin's instructions. No dice ... .

Goes to Ross tomorrow so that he can read the code/s.

I really must buy an ODBII scanner like the Scangauge II ...
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You're welcome to borrow mine RB, it's just been rattling around in my glovebox since I bought it for a one-hit error reset.
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^ Thanks, Dave.

It's the trip to Sydney in a car that's chucking a CEL that's a bit problematic ... .
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Had all of those lights on as a result of a spark plug issue! I believe you might even find that low brake fluid level will chuck a CEL.
Sydney? Not with you there.
But speaking of places - I work in Hallam if that's any closer.
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^ Hahaha, Dave.

Now you know the horrible truth! I've only lived in Victoria for 32 years, but that's less than half my life, so I didn't grow up here. This has ramifications ... .

Anyway, thanks again for the kind offer. I will certainly keep it in mind for the future.
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It'll be minor.
Get an ultra gauge over scan gauge. Much better..
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Even a blown brake light will throw a CEL lol. Let us know what codes show up
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Ultraguage/ scangauge much the same. My ultraguage only picked up one cel code p0546 but the proper obd11 scan tool picked up another 4 codes behind it. Food for thought RB.
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Yeah he could go buy a proper automotive scan tool for 7-8k... that'd be great :P
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Not suggesting that. Simply stating that both brands of obd11 readers are better than nothing but if a code does come up, RB can go to his mechanic when passing by and see if there are any further codes behind that don't get displayed.
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