Free Check Engine Light Code Retrieval
So your Check Engine light is on? Don’t panic. Pep Boys offers a Free Engine Light Code Retrieval designed to provide the answers you need. Once the code is retrieved from your engine’s onboard computer, a professional Pep Boys technician will discuss your diagnostic options sure to get you back on the road as quickly as possible.
Modern vehicles are equipped with onboard computers that monitor the critical systems in your car and warn you when something is going wrong. Your Check Engine light is the computer’s way of telling you that there may be a problem and your car needs service as soon as possible.HUNDREDS OF POSSIBILITIES
Your vehicle’s check engine light can trigger for a number of reasons that vary in significance. The check engine light can activate for something as simple as a loose gas cap to something as serious as a faulty catalytic convertor. Below is a list of a few of the possible problems that could cause your Check Engine light to activate.
- Loose gas cap
- Problem with the Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor or circuit
- System running too lean or too rich
- Cylinder misfire
- Knock sensor circuit malfunction
- Insufficient EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) flow
- Catalyst system efficiency below threshold
- Faulty Oxygen Sensor
These are just a few of the hundreds of codes, causes, and symptoms that would result in an engaged Check Engine Light.TALK TO ME
Our Free Check Engine Light Code Retrieval involves you getting quick and accurate answers from a professional Pep Boys technician. When the check engine light turns on, a fault code detailing the nature of the issue is registered in your vehicle’s diagnostic system computer. This fault code is stored and can only be retrieved with specialized equipment that can communicate with your vehicle’s diagnostic system computer. We use that equipment to pull the code from your computer, analyze the findings and provide you with a game plan to get your car back on the road. The Free Check Engine Light Code Retrieval is free and our diagnostic services start as low as $49.99 and if necessary repairs are completed at Pep Boys, that cost is waived.IGNORANCE IS NOT BLISS
Do not panic –but don’t ignore that light - especially if it is flashing.
A solid glowing Check Engine light could be indicating a problem that is easily fixable. Your vehicle could require a simple adjustment by a professional Pep Boys technician or need a replacement part.
If your Check Engine light is flashing, your onboard computer system is logging a potentially dangerous systems issue and you should not drive your car. If you need towing assistance, call 1-800-PEP-BOYS. For more information on our towing service check our Pep Boys Towing Service page.RELAX AND LET US HELP
Whether you are looking for the right equipment and replacement parts to tackle an issue your check engine light has identified or you would like to use our Free Check Engine Light Code Retrieval and then discuss diagnostic options which start as low as $49.99, and we waive that charge if Pep Boys’ completes any necessary repairs, Pep Boys will help get your vehicle in top shape so you can take yourself from Point A to Point B.