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What Would Cause My Audi’s Check Engine Light To Come On?

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The moment any Audi vehicle owner notices their check engine light has switched on, a moment of panic sets in. However, do not expect the worse considering the many different reasons that may have triggered this warning. From simple fixes to costly part repairs, it is necessary to find out the cause rather than ignore the alert. Gas Cap Most people are unaware that the check engine light can come on from something as miniscule as a loose gas cap.The reason for this warning is because a missing, loose or damaged gas cap is a major safety hazard. If fuel vapors are allowed to leak out into the atmosphere, it increases health and emissions issues, and reduces the overall gas mileage achieved by your vehicle. There is a simple check to this issue, immediately pull over and ensure that the cap is tightened and not damaged. This can easily fix …