The on board diagnostic computer or obd computer throws an error code that is stored in the computer which triggers the check engine light to come on.
Check engine light came on after flooring it f250.
The check engine light on a ford f 250 comes on when your truck needs regular maintenance or when there is a problem with the truck.
Most of the time that serious problem is a misfire.
To turn the light off you must perform a manual.
The f 350 6 0 liter diesel trucks have 3 drivetrained controlled computers.
However once you have had the repair completed the light may not reset itself automatically.
A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2011 ford f 250 super duty.
A service engine soon ses light is an easy way for your ford s onboard computer system to bring potential engine problems or failing parts to your attention.
Had stopped for a while at least an hour or so and when i restarted the truck the light came stayed on.
This light is the centerpiece of your vehicle s on board diagnostics system obd.
Here are the 10 most common issues that trigger it.
2016 f 250 super crew xlt 6 7l.
It has 115 000 miles.
It should never be ignored.
We re 7 hours from home and at least 100 miles from the nearest ford dealer.
A flashing check engine light is your ford f250 s way of saying i have a serious problem don t ignore me.
The engine light came on a month ago.
Hello i have a 2012 f250 6 7l power stroke diesel truck that i bought 2 months ago.
This flashing light should not be ignored.
Here is what you need to do if your ford f 250 or f 250 super duty s check engine light goes on.
It got a new rear end and had nine visits to the dealer for a check engine light both after the warranty was gone.
The fuel injection control module power train control module and.
The orange check engine light is a car s way of telling you something is wrong.
When your engine is misfiring it is dumping raw fuel into the exhaust.
In some cases you need to pull over immediately to prevent damage while in others you merely need to tighten you gas cap next time you stop in order to reset the service engine soon light.