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My fuel emission light is showing on my mazda tribute 2003. Iam just about to trade it in and am wondering if there is cheap way to get it off before i trade it in


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Engine Check light


Take it to autozone or another place like it and have them read the codes and tell us what they are.

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2003 ford taurus emission system light is on


By "Emission Light", I assume you mean the "Check Engine" or "Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL)? Well, to get a clue to what you are asking, please review the following article:

Why Is My Engine Light On?

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Engin light stays on 1993 honda privia van


Hi George, keep in mind that a check engine light is a warning sign that something within your engine, fuel or emissions system is not operating correctly. While most check engine lights do not point to dire problems that would cause your vehicle to break down, some do.

Check engine lights are usually an indicator of an emission-related problem. Check engine lights can cause your vehicle to perform inefficiently and fail an emissions test.

Also, the check engine light is reserved only for Powertrain problems that could have an impact on the emissions systems. Exactly what the OBD system looks for depends on the make, model and year. The original systems varied widely in their capabilities. Some did little more than check whether the various electronic sensors and actuators were hooked up and working.

I suggest scanned the PCM computer (Powertrain COntrol Module) to know exactly what fault code is stored there.

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What does check engine light mean


It means your vehicle's computer has determined that a component or system in your emission control system is not working properly.
When the light comes on, one or more diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) are stored in the engine control module. These DTCs remain even if the light goes out. To address a Check Engine Light problem, the DTCs are retrieved and the appropriate troubleshooting information is followed in order to determine the problem.
Every vehicle manufactured in the U.S. has to first pass an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) test called the Federal Test Procedure. This sets the acceptable limits of wear and/or failure for the emission control system-i.e., what conditions will ultimately cause a Check Engine Light to illuminate. These standards are closely regulated. If the emission control system is faulty and the vehicle is polluting the air, the Check Engine Light illuminates to alert the driver of this condition. (Note: A vehicle in this condition would fail an emissions inspection or smog check.)
Don't confuse the Check Engine Light with the maintenance or service light. These lights illuminate when a routine service is due. They are usually triggered by mileage, gallons of gasoline consumed, or some other type of vehicle-use measurement.

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Check Engine lite comes on Code PO440


16824/P0440/001088 - EVAP Emission Control Sys: Malfunction Possible Symptoms
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Possible Causes
  • Evaporative Emission (EVAP) System leaking
  • Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Canister Purge Regulator Valve (N80) faulty
  • Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Canister Purge Solenoid Valve (N115) faulty
Possible Solutions
  • Check Evaporative Emission (EVAP) System Sealing
  • Check Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Canister Purge Regulator Valve (N80)
  • Check Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Canister Purge Solenoid Valve (N115)

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have the egr valve checked at a garage...

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Will the check engine light come on if an oil change is overdue?


No the check engine light is only for emissions issues. If the oil change is very overdue (10000 miles overdue) then that can cause emissions problems and the check engine light.

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1981 ford bronco failed emissions twice


Look behind the motor, next to the firewall. There's a vacuum check valve that keeps the air gulp pump from pressurizing the crankcase. Mine was shot; had the same symtoms. Also, make sure that the EGR valve is closing at low idle.

You don't need an engine light to check the codes. First, do a KOEO (key on, engine off), but, let me tell you, when this happened to me (1986 Full size with 302 EFI, multiport injection) NOTHING showed up. No one, not Ford, not emission specialists, nada, knew the vacuum check valve existed.

By the way; are you getting motor oil in the air filter housing?

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