CHECK ENGINE LIGHT AND ENGINE CUT OUT

1993 Plymouth Laser

Tiny

ewolak

July, 15, 2010 AT 11:26 AM

Electrical problem
1993 Plymouth Laser 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual 156, 00 miles

While driving on the highway or any road with bumps my engine light comes on for a few seconds and at the same time my engine seems to cut out, the rpms drop and light comes on, it has only been for a few seconds but now my engine light came on and stayed on for minutes.

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4 Answers

Tiny

JDL

July, 15, 2010 AT 12:47 PM

You should be able to check for mil codes. Cycle the key, on--off, on--off, on, then the mil starts flashing, you count the flashes to get the codes. Your looking for two digit codes.

Tiny

ewolak

July, 15, 2010 AT 1:17 PM

I believe that only worked with the chrysler system and a analog volt meter is needed for these systems and you have to count the long and short pulses, but the volt meter is not available.

Tiny

ewolak

July, 15, 2010 AT 1:17 PM

I believe that only worked with the chrysler system and a analog volt meter is needed for these systems and you have to count the long and short pulses, but the volt meter is not available.

Tiny

JDL

July, 15, 2010 AT 1:38 PM

I double checked with MOD, you are correct, it says to use a voltmeter. You might be able to use a light emitting diode for a testlite instead of voltmeter. Then watch the lite flash, I don't know what the difference would be? You need to use a resistor with led. Radioshack sells them, don't cost very much. I have several in my tool box.

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