Check Engine LightHere's a question for SAINT PAUL, MN : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.)Many conditions that trigger the Check Engine light can hurt your vehicle. A lot. And if that doesn't move you just think of all the gas money you'll save by getting it fixed! Give Auto Repair Service a call when you are ready.