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TPS (says the check engine light)

I found the TPS, put a new one on it, reset, light is back on, and still telling me TPS. Does anyone have a stick of dynamite?

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Have you checked to make sure you do not need a new gas cap.

Posted on Apr 17, 2014

  • L Turner Apr 18, 2014

    No, I haven't since it keeps telling me it's the TPS. I thought it would be an evap code of some sort if it were the gas cap but, I'll give it a shot.

  • L Turner Apr 18, 2014

    Still no dice. Might be a computer problem. I give up.

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