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    Engine problem????

    I was driving to work and when i got to work i looked at my gauges and i saw that the check engine was on, the cruise control was flashing, and the traction symbol was on too what does all this mean?????..................I HAVE A 2008 IMPREZA WRX

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    I need help please!!!!!!!!!!!

    I was driving to work and when i got to work i looked at my gauges and i saw that the check engine was on, the cruise control was flashing, and the traction symbol was on too what does all this mean?????..................I HAVE A 2008 IMPREZA WRX

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    It means there is a problem and you should check your engine. If you have no modifications then it means you should immediately take it to a dealer and ask them to check it out.
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    No mods everything is stock!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by rolimtz View Post
    No mods everything is stock!!!!!!!!
    Cool then if it was purchased from a dealer then you should be covered. Take it to them. They'll hook it up to a diagnostic computer which will give them a problem code and they should be able to figure it out from there.
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    The thing that sucks is that where i live the dealer ship recently went out of business so the closes one is 300 miles away 3 1/2 hr drive.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by rolimtz View Post
    The thing that sucks is that where i live the dealer ship recently went out of business so the closes one is 300 miles away 3 1/2 hr drive.......
    That does suck. If you have a auto-parts store close by then typically they may be able to pull a code for you to look up and get a clue as to why the CEL was thrown.

    Oh and btw... please don't post multiple threads for the same question. hence why your threads were merged into one.
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    If it's a warranty issue then you may try calling Subaru and seeking guidance on the best way to handle it so as to make sure you keep your warranty.
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    Codes?????????

    SORRY I DONT KNOW HOW STUPID IM GOIN TO SOUND BUT HOW THE HELL DO U GET THE CODES OF YOUR PROBLEM ????????????

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    Go to auto zone, discount auto parts, or any type of auto store near you where they have an obdII scanner and have them read the codes.

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    As I already explained in your OTHER thread, normally people take it to a dealer or auto place close by and they can do it for you.
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    Threads merged again...

    Once again, please stop creating multiple threads for the same issue.
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