Q: Q: Check engine soon light

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Never had a mechanical problem with my car until recently. Check emgine soon light came on and all of a sudden, when I start my car, it shakes a bit with some vibrations.. after leaving it on, it stops with minimal shaking. I don't drive it anymore but it still runs, just feels off. Could this be a serious problem??

My car has 69000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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