Category: Check Engine Light

Checking Out the History of Check Engine

October 15th, 2020 by

How the Check Engine Light Came to Be If you’ve been driving awhile, chances are you’ve seen the check engine light come on at some point. But did you ever wonder how it came into existence? Maybe not. Most of us are too busy worrying over what problem has triggered the light, whether we should

Check Engine Lights: Common Triggers

November 15th, 2019 by

What’s Causing Your Warning Light How It Works Most drivers are familiar with the check engine light. It’s that yellow dashboard indicator that makes you worry about what’s wrong with your vehicle. As part of the vehicle’s computers that monitor performance, it activates when something isn’t quite right under the hood. But to the driver,

Check Engine Light Evolution

December 28th, 2018 by

History of Check Engine Lights Have you ever wondered what it was like to drive a vehicle before all of today’s advanced technology? Cars come equipped with complex computer systems to make our lives easier. From parallel parking to maintaining lane control, today’s cars are closer than ever to driving themselves, but let’s not go