Automotive Forums .com - the leading automotive community online! Automotive Forums .com - the leading automotive community online!
Automotive Forums .com - the leading automotive community online! 
Latest | 0 Rplys
Go Back   Automotive Forums .com Car Chat > GMC > Yukon
Reply Show Printable Version Show Printable Version | Email this Page Email this Page | Subscription Subscribe to this Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-03-2018, 05:56 AM   #1
AF Newbie
bikernut's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Bennington, New Hampshire
Posts: 27
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
check engine light

on my daughters 2001 GMC Yukon XL with 5.3 engine she went in for the annual state inspection and just before getting there the check engine light started glowing. of course it failed the inspection and they gave here a temporary one for 2 extra months. well being a single mother shen couldn't afford to do this right away so after 4 months she finally could afford it and had it done. now the question is she was told she had to put 100 miles on it to cancel out the code as just clearing it wouldn't work. if she drives in now with an expired inspection ticket she get fined for driving an uninspected vehicle. now is there a way to get the code canceled out with out driving it for 100 miles and risking a ticket. thanks
3500 Dually Member # 252 and Damn proud of it
2016 GMC Denali Dually Duramax w/Automatic
6X6 (rear tires are dual) ..
enough power to pull the old guy
from the P !!ss Pot
2007 KZ New Vision 41kgx2 Toy Hauler
2 Harleys (2015 FLHTCUTG and 1995 FLTCU)
1987 Trans Am GTA (with only 19,783 mile)
1992 Chevy S-10 4 dr, 4x4 Blazer
03 GMC 3500 Dually
bikernut is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2018, 01:58 PM   #2
A990 racer
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Chestertown, New York
Posts: 16,673
Thanks: 16
Thanked 340 Times in 334 Posts
Re: check engine light

Same issue here in Nys, if you clear the code with a scanner, you must go thru a somewhat lengthy drive cycle so all the monitors come back online. What was the code? Most codes, if fixed, can go thru 10 ignition cycles, still need the code for more accurate advice.
maxwedge is online now   Reply With Quote


Go Back   Automotive Forums .com Car Chat > GMC > Yukon

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:58 AM.

Community Participation Guidelines | How to use your User Control Panel

Powered by: vBulletin | Copyright Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
no new posts