Check engine light - Also known as the SERVICE ENGINE SOON or SES light. This indicates a malfunction in the engine control and emissions systems of your car. Step by step instructions on how to do a simple scan to check for computer trouble codes. These codes give an indication as to what system is having a problem.
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Trans Won't Go Forward But will Reverse When I put the transmission it into Reverse it drives normally, but when I shift it into Drive and I press on the accelerator, the engine idles faster but the car has a harder time driving and starts moving slowly and then picks up speed. While I keep my foot on the gas and I switch from Drive to 3, I feel slightly more power, and when I move the selector gear from 3 to 2 or 1, the car starts moving
2004 Malibu Checking Transmission Fluid leaking & when i remove the cap to check has no dip stick should i be able to see fluid through the opening when hot. I put 2 quarts in but still don't see fluid.