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    Well, after about a month of using the caterman box my engine light (car with spanner) came on at the weekend. I took the box of and all was well again....

    Now when I turn the ignition on the light stays on whereas the others go out after a few seconds. It does go out when I start the car but I now can't remember if this is the way it was before..

    Having looked in the handbook it just says if it's illuminated you have a fault.

    Can somebody tell me if it's normal for it to stay on until the engine is started (and what other lights don't go out after a few seconds)?

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    yes, it's normal.. it's telling you there WAS a fault but it's not present now.. itr will go of it's own accord after about 25 odd restarts...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    yes, it's normal.. it's telling you there WAS a fault but it's not present now.. itr will go of it's own accord after about 25 odd restarts...
    Cheers Mark.

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    selling your box now?

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    Quote Originally Posted by plasma View Post
    selling your box now?
    Probably, but only if it's working... going to pop it back on later and check.

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    1st refusal please mate

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    .. what you up to dad?...

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    Tis a secret me son, me donkey needs some more drive

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    Ahh.....make sure you don't shred your flaps with all that extra donkey

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    Quote Originally Posted by plasma View Post
    1st refusal please mate
    Granted.

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