Question about 2005 Kia Sorento
Just had oil changed. is there a sequence for reset of light. if so, then a real error will show back up.
The computer that read the code for you can also reset it. If you don't have one, you can go to your local auto parts store and have them reset it for you. This is what your code means P0442 Evaporative Emission Control System Leak Detected (small leak). This is what Causes it and possible fixes:
CausesA code P0442 most likely means one or more of the following has happened:
Posted on May 21, 2009
Best way without an obd II tester to clear an error code is to disconnect the negative battery cable for 10min. After reconnecting, the code/check engine light should clear, If the same code returns,the following may apply (courtesy of obd-codes.com )
A code P0442 most likely means one or more of the following has happened:
Posted on May 21, 2009
Change oil light is on after oil change? Turn key to run without turning car on and pump the gas three times. You will here a sequence of dings and then turn key off. turn back on and the light will be off. Thats how you reset the change oil light and turn the check eng light for the oil chng. Hope it helps
Posted on Dec 08, 2012
I don't have a solution but I do want to say that its a crock that the KIA dealership charges $99 just to hook it up to their diagnostic system! AutoZone will do it for free
Posted on Jul 28, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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