CEL

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AcronymDefinition
CELCellular
CELCelestial
CELContrat Éducatif Local (French: Local Educational Contract)
CELCheck Engine Light
CELCompte Épargne Logement (French: Housing Savings Account)
CELCenter for Entrepreneurial Leadership
CELCutting Edge Labs (fitness)
CELChrist Evangelical Lutheran
CELCertificate in English Language (various locations)
CELCenter for English Language (various locations)
CELDegrees Celsius (temperature)
CELContrast Enhancement Layer
CELCimfast Event Language
CELCard Enable Low Byte
CELComparison and Evaluation Laboratory
CELCutting Edge Length (thickness measurement)
CELCommunity Engaged Learning (various universities)
CELComisión Ejecutiva Hidroeléctrica del Río Lempa (El Salvador)
CELCertificate of English Law
CELCommission on Environmental Law (International Union for Conservation of Nature)
CELCours en Ligne (French: Online Courses; education)
CELCampaign for Environmental Literacy (Manchester, MA)
CELCentre d'Étude de Langues (French: Center for the Study of Languages)
CELCentre d'Essais des Landes (French: Landes test center)
CELCenter for Ecoliteracy
CELConseil Européen pour les Langues (French: European Language Council)
CELCivil Engineering Laboratory
CELChemical Engineering Laboratory
CELCentral-Eurasia-L (mailing list; Harvard University; Cambridge, MA)
CELCenter for Enriched Living (Riverwoods, IL)
CELCorrelated Emission Laser
CELChauffage par les Énergies Locales (French renewable energy company)
CELCenter for Effective Leadership
CELCustomer Engagement Lifecycle
CELCommunications Engineering Laboratory
CELComputer Economics Limited
CELContrast-Enhancing Layer (lithography)
CELCost Effective Location
CELCombined Events List
CELChannel Effluent Limit
CELCarbon Equilibrium Loop
CELCutaneous Epitheliotropic Lymphoma
CELCivilian Employment Level
CELCommon Equipment List
CELClosed End Liftable (tubing)
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The economy's check engine light is blinking and needs attention.
It is stored in a location called "Pending" which indicates the first of the two detections required to illuminate the check engine light. This condition does not illuminate the light.
THE LIGHT'S ON The check engine light on the dashboard illuminates warn you of a malfunction.
Distance students sometimes need to act as a check engine light for their teachers:
That means no tilt steering or cruise control, and the Information Center gives you "just the facts ma'am," such as fuel level, speed, rpm, engine temperature along with an hourmeter and an check engine light. You can save an additional $300 by switching to the VXS model, but you give up the metallic paint, a sportier seat and boarding step.
Certainly you would not ignore that annoying beep of a low battery in the smoke detector in your child's bedroom, and probably you would contact your mechanic soon after your car's check engine light illuminated.
"That is, the chemical nose can simply tell us something isn't right, like a 'check engine light,' though it may never have encountered that type before," he added.
Services include: Major & Minor Engine repair, Complete vehicle maintenance, Brakes, Drive Train Repairs, complete engine diagnostics for check engine light, Air Conditioning maintenance & repair, Electrical diagnosis & repair, Rattle & unusual noise repair, tire mounting & balancing and wheel alignment.
But they really could use a "check engine light," a more apt metaphor for the need to alert oneself to a looming problem in time to understand it and respond--before it's too late.
Ever been driving along in your car, glanced down at the dashboard and seen the CHECK ENGINE light on?
A telematics communication between the vehicle and driver can be much more effective and efficient than just a red check engine light.
If, say, the Check Engine light comes on, or a whining sound comes from the rear, the Remote Diagnostic System can run a diagnosis of your ear while you are driving and then tell you if you can keep driving safely or should find a safe place to stop or pull over immediately and wait for emergency services, if your car is stolen, OnStar can notify the police and keep them apprised of the car's whereabouts and speed up its recovery.