Stowaway groundhog prompts 'check engine' light
"This condition might not be in the owner's manual," police said.
Mechanics at a local repair shop in Dedham, Massachusetts, were surprised by what they found under the hood of a customer's car brought in due to a "check engine" light on Tuesday morning.
A groundhog was "tucked away" in the vehicle's engine compartment, according to the Dedham Police Department.
"This condition might not be in the owner's manual," police quipped on a post on .
An animal control officer from the Dedham Police Department, who was called to the scene, "was able to free the animal and send it on its way," police added