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Check engine light is on I thought it was the gas cap but I bought a new one and the light is still on.

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  • panheadbryan May 11, 2010

    evap codes? , what are codes

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You have a leak on your EVAP system and the only way to find where is it is by hooking up a smoke generator to your EVAP system here is a link of how it works.

CLICK HERE

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  • Loei Yang Jul 16, 2009

    you need a scanner to find out the exact trouble codes are causing your check engine light. if don't have one most auto part stores can check that for you at no cost but remember the guys ho work there are NOT mechanics most of then don't even know basic stuff, and may not give you good advice because they are going to tray to make you buy some thing.
    find out what are your treble codes and bring it here. or find there mining on Google.

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