Originally Posted by wheelcm38
Just waiting on the # for the mechanic that one of the kids used and asked and he said he could fix it so just a waiting game while car sits in driveway with a flat now
Since the Check Engine light is on, there will
be one or more codes present.
Keeping your limitations in mind, checking the codes is something that could be done if you have a helper. There is a good article here somewhere about how to do it.
Concerning your flat, I know you are an avid Wal Mart shopper. Next time you are there, look in the automotive department for a small portable air compressor that plugs in the cigar lighter. I have one I paid around ten dollars for that has saved my bacon more than once. Every time I use it, and I have used it a lot, I think of how it has paid for itself many times over. And it is much easier than the hand pump I used to carry.