Q: My engine light wont go off after filling my oil up as was empty.

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Was driving when i started smelling a burning smell. Then my engine light came on and the car started feeling a bit rough. Realised i had barely any oil. Filled it up thinking that would be it but the engine light still wont go off and the car still drives a but rough to me.
My car has a manual transmission.

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