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I have a sign says "check fuel cap " what is that mean ,should i take to the dealer

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No do not take to the dealer! replace the fuel cap with a locking gas cap,wal-mart ok autozone ok. advance auto ok nappa ok just replace the fuel tank cap,if you have to use force to remove old one, do it! only replace with a good locking cap, it keeps theives away, it insures your engine gets the fuel pressure needed to make your motor run at max. fuel capacity. it takes 180lbs of fuel pressure to operate your engine. just replace the fuel cap,after all, the light does'nt come on because it does'nt warn you of a pending problem! please do it for less than$10.00 is it really worth loosing your motor or leading to a cost of $400.00 to replace a bad fuel pump? thank you for choosing fixya.com

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Remove fuel cap and reinstall it, tighten for 3 clicks your PCM recognized a small leak in your fuel system usually caused by a loose fuel cap. If the problem persists replace the fuel cap

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SOURCE: check fuel cap sign comes up even replace fuel cap

this just means you have a large evap leak. it is probably the evap vent valve located near the fuel tank.

Posted on Mar 23, 2010

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