We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2006 Scion xA. In some cases you need to pull over immediately to prevent damage while in others you merely need to tighten you gas cap next time you stop in order to reset the service engine soon light. The video above shows how to locate the on board diagnostics (OBD) plug on your 2006 xA, how to read the trouble codes and how to reset or clear the check engine light using a scanner on your xA.
Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2006 xA is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. For example, does it happen when you accelerating, driving on the highway or does it appear at low speeds? This will help your mechanic evaluate the issue. Steady Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is on every time you operate your xA, you need to have it checked as soon as possible, especially if you notice performance problems or unusual noises. Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your xA and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. If you are unsure about what your diagnostic trouble codes mean; have your xA diagnosed by a professional automotive technician.
One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.
Carmakers are hiding interior fuse boxes all over the place these days - see how to check your interior fuses here!2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.
Leaking coolant is usually a sign that your water pump needs to be replaced. This video shows you how to quickly plug it2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.
Is the clock in your car ahead or behind? Learn how to set it here!2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.
Avoid tickets and accidents with both working headlights! New bulbs are much brighter too2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.
Learning how to jump your car before you need to is an excellent idea2004 Scion xA 1.5L 4 Cyl.