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Its on top of the gas tank.

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Were is the pressure sensor


Can you explain what you are trying to find out. Pressure sensor?? Fuel in gas tank?? Not sure what you are looking for. If you are talking about the fuel level that unit is in the fuel tank and the tank must be removed to replace it. Hope this answers your question.

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the evaporative emission system (EVAP) control system pressure sensor has sent high voltage to the ecm or engine control module and triggered this code either the purge valve located under the car by the gas tank has gone bad, or the charcoal canister has become gas soaked and is pressurizing from gas fumes, or the sensor or wires have shorted , there is also a secondary valve located und the cover of the intake that should also be checked for shorts that can trigger this code but usually it is the one under the car that goes out 9 out of 10 times it is from fuel being burped into the evap canister or charcoal canister from the gas tank which is caused from overfilling the tank or mid day heat of 90 or better with a full tank

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Where is the gas cap sensor in the 1998 buick lesabre?


If your problem is pressure when you release the gas cap it could be one of several problems. The first two are easy. A fuel pressure sensor on top of the charcoal canister under the computer and air filter on thew drivers side engine compartment. The next is the purge valve located on the front top of the engine under the cover. A hard line runs from the purge valve to the sensor on the charcoal canister.

The third is the most difficult. It is the fuel tank pressure sensor on top of the fuel tank. I believe you will need to drop or at least lower the fuel tank. Not an easy task. I have heard some models have an access plate in the trunk under the mat but mine did not. All are under $50.00 ea. and readily available at your local parts store or online. It is very important you get this fixed asap as it will build enough pressure to find a weak spot in the tank and rupture it. That happened to me.

While it is not ideal, you can temporarily loosen the gas cap to where it is just sitting in the filler tube when driving until you can fix it. Then have your check engine light reset.

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My 2001 saturn is trying to turn over and start but wont check engine light code p0452


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"P0452 - Evaporative Emission Control System Pressure Sensor Low Input. Evaporative Emission Control System Pressure Sensor Low Input indicates a low voltage problem in the Fuel Tankicon1.png Pressure Sensor (FTPS). What the fuel FTP sensor does is convert fuel tank absolute pressure into electrical signals and inputs the signal to the ECM/PCM, (Computer).
First thing to do is make sure the gas cap is good and tightened properly. Then check the vacuumicon1.png lines and wiring at the FTPS (Location-Fuel Tank) to be sure they are good, clean and tight.
Barring a wiringicon1.png problem it can be a bad FTPS or PCM.
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I copied this blog on the code p0452. So, check gas cap, check vacuum lines from fuel tank and trace the lines making sure there is no break. check wire plug on the fuel tank pressure sensor.

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the fuel pressure sensor tell the pcm if pressure inside tank can be achieve.if your problems is when you fill up the tank then could be a separator inside the tank or fill tube restriction
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any evap codes in the system (check engine light)? fuel tank pressure sensor can be replaced by just loosening the bolts for the straps that hold the tank up. it has two clips on the side of it that hold it in, you just pull it up. this sensor doesn't go bad very often. usually a gas cap, vent solenoid or purge solenoid.

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the problem is in your gas there is too much pressure you must change the pressure sensor in your gas tank. I think it will cost you like $200 just for the part.

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the fue TANK pressure senson is on top of the gas tank, there is no pressure sensor on the fuel rail, you have to use a fuel pressure tester.

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