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hey guys, my TC is a 2005 and also I have actually put around 40k on it. Last night I gained in and also the check engine light came on. I checked my gas cap and also fluids and all that and the automobile seems to journey okay. Go anyone recognize what it might possibly be. I simply want one idea b4 i lug it come the dealership. Thanks!!
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autozone claimed its a tiny leak in the emission control system, but that it could be my gas cap the is defective......can anyone shed some irradiate on this for me. Many thanks
mdnyc05 wrote: autozone claimed its a little leak in the emission manage system, however that it might be my gas cap the is defective......can anyone melted some light on this for me. ThanksA the majority of times, if the CEL come on appropriate after you get gas or at least 1 work after you acquire gas, the best means to clean it is to eliminate your cap, let that vent for a couple of seconds, and then firmly tighten it. Next, drive about 10-15 miles and also that will help reset the readiness point out in the ECM. If that was the problem, the CEL will go turn off on the own.
mdnyc05 wrote: thanks ill try that. If that doesn"t work-related is it a serious difficulty with mine emissions system?No, it"s just a tiny vacuum leak. A most times, your carbon canister can end up being the worry if girlfriend overfill your gas tank. But, that would certainly come up as a tough fault because that the canister or a clog in the system (evap emission device efficiency listed below threshold).I would have to say it"s most most likely the gas cap. Did the light come on a job or 2 ~ you obtained gas?
ns gased increase saturday at around 9pm and also I also put in a STP treatment prior to fueling up. The light come on last night, so figure 3 work
mdnyc05 wrote: i gased up saturday at around 9pm and I likewise put in a STP treatment prior to fueling up. The light come on last night, so figure 3 daysI would certainly still check the cap. You may not have tightened that enough and also it is a little loose.
i had actually the very same code ~ above mine...it was just the gas cap...had the code cleared and so much i gibberish had any kind of cel
exactly how long earlier did u readjust ur oil??.....when ns dont adjust my oil it lights up i execute that a lot of i normally dont change oil until it it s okay over 8000 mile lmao
After you disconnect that battery and also reconnect it, don"t be surprised if the auto doesn"t start the an initial time. It may choke and staul yet that"s ok. After the starts up, let the idle because that 5 minutes and also then drive it for about 20 mile to reset the readiness codes. This will aid reset the ECM and also all economy settings.
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