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Check that the fuel cap is on correctly ---check for loose hoses and cracked hoses.

Posted on Apr 28, 2013

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    I did that n still having the same problem what should I do ?

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check the pcv hose at the back of the intake manifold it often leaks and will cause several idle problems

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SOURCE: 1999 Honda Odessey P1259 VTEC System Circuit Fault (Bank 1)

I would first try and reset the Powertrain Control Module since you replaced the alternator. This will clear all the codes and turn off the check engine light. To do this, pull the No. 13 "clock backup" fuse from the passenger kick panel fuse box for 10 seconds then replace.

Now, you should also do the Honda "idle learn procedure". This lets the computer calculate what a no load idle condition is so it can adjust idle speed when the engine or alternator is put under various loads. To do this, make sure all electrical items are turned off. Start the engine and hold it at 3,000 rpm in park or neutral until the radiator fan comes on or until normal operating temp is reached (about 4 minutes). Now let the engine idle for a minimum of 5 minutes with no loads. If the radiator fan comes on during the 5 minutes, the amount of time it runs must be added to the 5 minute period--the goal being a period of at least 5 minutes without any loads on the engine or alternator.

Also check the vacuum line to the evap solenoid. It is on the top of the engine near the intake throttle body.

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SOURCE: possible vaccum in fuel tank, EVAP system.

TRY REPLACING THE EVAP CANISTER

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Check the charcoal canister

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On some models, the Engine Control unit has a power supply relay. These relays some times get internal dry solder points. After driving for some time the the solder will get hot and separate. When it cools down it makes contact again. You will have to replace this relay or open it up and re- solder the solder joints. The relay is usually located on the main relay station in position 3. the relay station is located behind the right dash panel.[right hand drive vehicles]. You may need to refer to a manual for your specific model to find the exact location of the relay.

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98 HONDA ACCORD, FILTER, CRANK POSITION SENSOR P0335, P0730 INCORRECT GEAR RATIO,


All these problems require and expert to repair, the transmission has failed is the biggest issue and will most likely need to be replaced or rebuilt.. The fuel tank issue will not stop the car from driving, deal with that later, it could be just a defective gas cap..

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Computer code 455


Possible causes - Missing or loose fuel cap
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap
- EVAP canister or fuel tank leaks
- EVAP system hose leaking
- Fuel tank leaking The P0455 it's a very common code, because the code is set if the gas cap is loose or missing. Start by tighten the gas cap and clearing the code. In most cases the code can be clear by disconnecting the car battery for about 30 minutes.

When is the code detected? EVAP control system has a very large leak such as fuel filler cap fell off, EVAP control system does not operate properly. Possible symptoms - Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Possible a noticeable fuel odor caused by the release of fuel vapors P0455 Buick Description This diagnosis detects leaks in the Evaporative Emission System (EVAP) purge line using engine intake manifold vacuum. If pressure does not increase, the Engine Control Module (ECM) will check for leaks in the line between the fuel tank and EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve under the following vacuum test condition. The vacuum cut valve bypass valve is opened to clear the line between the fuel tank and the EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve. The EVAP canister vent control valve will then be closed to shut the EVAP purge line off. The EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve is opened to depressurize the EVAP purge line using intake manifold vacuum. After this depressurization is implemented, the EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve will be closed.
if tightening the cap or replacing the cap does not help take your car to a shop to have it diagnosed as it requires special tools/equipment to test this and get an accurate results to find what needs replacing.

Oct 10, 2014 | 2004 Buick LeSabre

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2004 Honda Pilot Evap code P1456 Changed gas cap from honda and still


code p1456 refers to evaporative emission (EVAP) canister purge system(fuel tank system) -leak detected===causes--hose-fuel tank/pressure sensor--fuel filler cap--EVAP valve /bypass solenoid--EVAP two way valve---EVAP canister/vent valve

There is also a second reference to the code which is EVAP system leakage ====filler cap--EVAP canister purge valve--hoses---EVAP canister shut off valve---ECM programming---ECM

Check with the service dealer that the filler caps are interchangeable . It may be coincidence that the problem started after you changed caps or it may have shown a failure in the making

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Error code p1457


P1457 ACURAP1457 ACURA - Evaporative Emissions Control System Leakage EVAP Canister System


0 Comments ' Add YoursPossible causes- Missing Fuel cap
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler caphelp.png Help with thisSymptoms- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Possible a noticeable fuel odor caused by the release of fuel vaporsP1457 ACURA DescriptionThe evaporative emission (EVAP) control system stores fuel vapor from the fuel tank in the EVAP canister temporarily to prevent it from escaping to the atmosphere and to enable it to be drawn into the engine by intake manifold vacuum and burned. In addition, the onboard refueling vapor recovery system (ORVR) stores fuel vapor generated when refueling in the EVAP canister.

The EVAP control system leak detection method improves the accuracy and frequency of the detection by determining faulty components and vapor leakage for each part. The EVAP control system (from the purge valve to the fuel tank) is divided into two parts. One is the "EVAP Canister Side" (from the EVAP two way valve to the purge valve) and the other is the "Tank Side" (from the EVAP two way valve to the fuel tank). There is 0.04 inch leak detection and 0.02 inch leak detection. If the 0.04 inch leak detection results are OK, the 0.02 inch leak detection runs.The P1457 code is detected when the EVAP system has a very small leak.

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Dtc p1457,0107


P1457 HONDA - Evaporative Emissions Control System Leakage EVAP Canister Systemxicon.jpghttp://engine-codes.com/p1457_honda.htmlForum CodePossible causes- Missing Fuel cap
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap There is a Honda factory service bulletin with information on how to diagnose the P1456 on the following Honda models:
1998 Honda Accord
1999 Honda Accord
2000 Honda Accord
1998-2000 Honda Accord
symptoms- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Possible a noticeable fuel odor caused by the release of fuel vaporsP1457 HONDA Description The evaporative emission (EVAP) control system stores fuel vapor from the fuel tank in the EVAP canister temporarily to prevent it from escaping to the atmosphere and to enable it to be drawn into the engine by intake manifold vacuum and burned. In addition, the onboard refueling vapor recovery system (ORVR) stores fuel vapor generated when refueling in the EVAP canister.

The EVAP control system leak detection method improves the accuracy and frequency of the detection by determining faulty components and vapor leakage for each part. The EVAP control system (from the purge valve to the fuel tank) is divided into two parts. One is the "EVAP Canister Side" (from the EVAP two way valve to the purge valve) and the other is the "Tank Side" (from the EVAP two way valve to the fuel tank). There is 0.04 inch leak detection and 0.02 inch leak detection. If the 0.04 inch leak detection results are OK, the 0.02 inch leak detection runs. The P1457 code is detected when the EVAP system has a very small leak.

P0107 HONDA - Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor Circuit Low Voltagexicon.jpghttp://engine-codes.com/p0107_honda.htmlForum CodePossible causes- Manifold Absolute Pressure harness is open or shorted
- Manifold Absolute Pressure sensor poor electrical circuit connector
- Faulty Manifold Absolute Pressure sensor
- Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM) When is the code detected?An excessively low voltage from the sensor is sent to ECMSymptoms- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Engine rough idle
- Engine hesitation
P0107 HONDA Description The Manifold Absolute Pressure sensor provides instantaneous manifold pressure information to the engine's Engine Control Module. The data is used to calculate air density and determine the engine's air mass flow rate, which in turn determines the required fuel metering for optimum combustion. A fuel-injected engine may alternately use a Mass Air Flow sensor to detect the intake airflow. A typical configuration employs one or the other, but seldom both.


In some vehicles the absolute pressure sensor is built into ECM. HONDA Technical Service Bulletins for P0107 code1999 HONDA ODYSSEY Electrical System 2000 HONDA ODYSSEY Electrical System1998 HONDA ACCORD Electrical System 1999 HONDA ACCORD Electrical System 2000 HONDA ACCORD Electrical System 2001 HONDA ACCORD Electrical System 2002 HONDA ACCORD Electrical System 1996 HONDA CIVIC Electrical System 1997 HONDA CIVIC Electrical System 1998 HONDA CIVIC Electrical System

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I have a 04 Aveo with 120,000 miles on it. The check engine light came on and it threw a code P0441. It only pops on when I put gas in it. I replaced the gas cap and purge solenoid near the gas tank. It...


This DTC tests for undesired intake manifold vacuum flow to the evaporative emission (EVAP) system. The control module seals the EVAP system by commanding the EVAP purge valve OFF, closed, and the EVAP vent valve ON, closed. The control module monitors the fuel tank pressure (FTP) sensor to determine if a vacuum is being drawn on the EVAP system. If the vacuum in the EVAP system is more than a predetermined value within a predetermined time, DTC P1441 will set.

Check The Evap purge valve for leakage.

Jan 27, 2011 | 2004 Chevrolet Aveo

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Codigo p1440


EVAP System Vent Circuit Malfunction

This diagnosis detects leaks in the Evaporative Emission (EVAP) purge line using of vapor pressure in the fuel tank. The EVAP canister vent control valve is closed to shut the EVAP purge line. The vacuum cut valve bypass valve will then be opened to clear the line between the fuel tank and the EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve. The EVAP control system pressure sensor can now monitor the pressure inside the fuel tank. If pressure increases, the Engine Control Module (ECM) will check for leaks in the line between the vacuum cut valve and EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve.

Possible causes
- Incorrect fuel tank vacuum relief valve
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap
- Leak is in line between intake manifold and EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve
- Foreign matter caught in EVAP canister vent control valve
- EVAP canister or fuel tank leaks
- EVAP purge line (pipe and rubber tube) leaks
- EVAP purge line rubber tube bent
- Blocked or bent rubber tube to EVAP control system pressure sensor
- Loose or disconnected rubber tube
- EVAP canister vent control valve and the circuit
- O-ring of EVAP canister vent control valve is missing or damaged
- EVAP canister is saturated with water
- EVAP control system pressure sensor
- Absolute pressure sensor

Possible solution
- Loose fuel filler cap
- Leaking fuel filler cap


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P1456 code on a 1998 Honda Accord. Gas cap was checked out ok. Any other suggestions?


P1456 EVAP CONTROL SYSTEM LEAKAGE ( FUEL TANK SYSTEM)

There are a lot of potential leak points. The canister could be leaking, any number of the system hoses could leak. You could even have a leak in the fuel tank. Do you ever smell fresh gas?

Nov 12, 2010 | 1998 Honda Accord

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I had an emission test done on my 98 bonneville and it failed because code P0440 evap control system what should i do ?


Here's list why your car is coming up with this code. It could be any of these things causing it.
DTC detecting condition:
  • EVAP control system has a leak.
  • EVAP control system does not operate properly.
Possible cause:
  • Incorrect fuel tank vacuum relief valve
  • Incorrect fuel filler cap used
  • Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close.
  • Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap.
  • Leak is in line between intake manifold and EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve.
  • Foreign matter caught in EVAP canister vent control valve.
  • EVAP canister or fuel tank leaks
  • EVAP purge line (pipe and rubber tube) leaks
  • EVAP purge line rubber tube bent
  • Blocked or bent rubber tube to EVAP control system pressure sensor
  • Loose or disconnected rubber tube
  • EVAP canister vent control valve and the circuit
  • EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve
  • EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve and the circuit
  • Absolute pressure sensor
  • Fuel tank temperature sensor
  • O-ring of EVAP canister vent control valve is missing or damaged
  • Water separator
  • EVAP canister is saturated with water
  • EVAP control system pressure sensor
  • Refueling control valve
  • ORVR system leaks
  • Fuel level sensor and the circuit

Apr 01, 2010 | 1998 Pontiac Bonneville

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P1456 code


Trouble Code: P1456


EVAP System Very Small Leak (0.020") Detected

Possible Causes:


EVAP control system pressure sensor is damaged or has failed

EVAP purge solenoid is damaged or has failed

EVAP canister vent control valve is damaged or has failed

Fuel tank cap not tightened properly or the wrong part number

Fuel tank temperature sensor is damaged or has failed

Fuel tank vacuum relief valve is damaged or has failed

Very small leak in the EVAP canister or in the fuel tank area

ORVR system is damaged or has a small leak in a component

Refueling control valve is damaged or has failed

Sep 10, 2009 | 2002 Nissan Maxima

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