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Old 08-18-2010, 09:59 AM   #1
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Check engine light after dead battery

About a week ago I found the battery of my 98 Boxster completely dead after it had been sitting for 2 months. After recharging the batter the car runs just fine, but the check engine light came on and hasn't faded away after 1 week of a regular 'drive cycle'. Is this coincidence or is it related to the formerly dead battery?

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Old 08-18-2010, 02:30 PM   #2
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The only way to tell for sure is to check what code you are getting from the CEL.
Most major auto parts stores will let you use one for free. I would think that it is a coincidence, but you have to get the code to find out.
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