Check engine light or (engine repair warning) can mean many things. It can be as simple as a fuel filter or low oil depending on your car make and model. It can as well mean something much more important like an ignition system or alternator. It only takes a min to stop in at our location so we can plug in our analyzer to your car computer. We can then tell you what is needed and setup an appointment or take care of it at the same time.
Reading the codes from your car’s computer system is similar to going to the doctor because you not feeling good. The doctor will take your stats and then decide what the best approach too take to find the actual problem.
The same CHECK ENGINE LIGHT codes tell your Valero technician there is something wrong and points him in the correct direction. If the code indicates a problem with your O2 (oxygen) sensor, it might not mean you need a new O2 sensor. Additional diagnostics can give the exact cause of the “check engine light” code this way your not paying for services that are not needed. If someone tells you you need something major it’s always best to get a 2nd or even a 3rd opinion, before shelling out allot of money.