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Engine light after i overfill gaz tank 2004 4runner

Engine light came on i thing because i kept filling gas [ the vehicle was running] even when the pomp endicated that the tank was full now engine light still [ salad] there and the VSC CONTR light is on

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  • kjosue Jan 13, 2009

    the car is running ok

  • kjosue Jan 26, 2009

    cost? where is the located the charcoal canister,orvr....

  • DeBoyWonder May 11, 2010

    Your first problem was being foolish enough to pump fuel with a running engine.
    The light was probably triggered by the fuel pump. Is the car running any differently?


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The light didnt come one because you filled it =while it was running, its on because you overfilled it. You pushed gasoline passed the rollover valve, into the charcoal canister which is probably now saturated. It may push raw fuel into the intake, which will make the engine run rough. Chances are, you need a new charcoal canister, ORVR, corrugated hose, and Purge valve

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