Having problems with your 1997 Ford Expedition ?
Check engine blanks runs a little ruf has a little hastation
You need to check if there are any codes stored in the computer that you can retrieve,that will tell why your light blinked
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Check engine blanks runs a little ruf has a little hastation
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