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Check engine light on, code 0449, i have replaced the vent solinoid

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Hi,

Kindly Tell me the Year, Make and Model of the Car?

Thanks!!

Posted on May 13, 2010

  • domman1570 May 13, 2010

    it is a 2007 Chevy Malibu



  • taran_2005
    taran_2005 May 13, 2010

    Thanks for your response!!

    Download the Diagnostic troubleshoot guide for this Code from ;-

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    Let me know,if needed further assistance.

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