Category: Check Engine Light

The High Cost of a Check Engine Light

February 12th, 2020 by

How A Quick Diagnosis Can Save You hundreds Of Dollars Nothing causes more anxiety than cruising down the highway without worry and suddenly seeing the check engine light turn on. At Rizzoli’s Automotive, we understand how upsetting this can be. Since it can be an indicator of a variety of problems, we feel it’s best

Is This Why Your Check Engine Light Is On?

June 15th, 2019 by

Common Causes You start your vehicle up to find the dreaded moment has come. Your check engine light is on and you have no clue why. First, don’t panic! Your automotive support team at Rizzoli’s Automotive in Santa Maria, California is here for you! Our technicians have a great idea of the common causes of

Check Engine Light FAQ

March 26th, 2019 by

Common Questions & Answers You turn your vehicle on, put it in drive and head down the road when — uh oh — the check engine light is on! Fearing that something may be wrong with your vehicle, you start to panic. This is the same story for many drivers when they notice their check

Check Engine Light 101

December 28th, 2018 by

What Does it Do? Simply put, the check engine light is a warning. It informs drivers that something is beginning to malfunction within their vehicle and if not promptly taken care of, can cause serious damage. Although many people see the light and think that their vehicle is in imminent danger, the reality is that

Understanding the Check Engine Light

December 21st, 2018 by

Small Light, (Potentially) Big Problems When it comes to the variety of warning signals that are found in your vehicle, nothing creates more stress for drivers than the check engine light. What’s stressful about this small light is not the indication that something’s wrong, it’s the lack of context it provides. Unless you have an