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Old 07-06-2012, 11:54 AM
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Originally Posted by GTyankee View Post
one time my Remote Start would not work
so i used the remote to unlock the doors & used the key to start it
when i did the SEE DEALER light came on
I was surprised because i had just had it in a couple days before for servicing

The Service Writer was also surprised to see me
They did a code check & it came through as a Drive ability issue, due to incorrect oil viscosity, turns out that a tech had used 10W-30, instead of 5W-20
Now that's interesting. I'd love to know exactly what sensor and how that diagnosis was made.
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