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Evaporator Purge Valve not sealing properly more than likely they are cheap enough to just replace than trying to clean about $20.00.

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P0455- Evap Emission Ctrl Sys Gross Leak Detected
P0496 Evaporative Emission Sys High Purge Flow
This is the 2 codes you requested and they say you have a leak in the emission sys.

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Where is the purge vent canister located?

Make and model is required as can be anywhere in engine bay area or beside the fuel tank depending on model of vehicle

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Code po496 how can i fix it

code p0496 refers to evaporative emission system--high purge flow===causes--wiring--EVAP valve--mechanical fault
check that the cap is on correctly
replace EVAP valve

Apr 09, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

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Had my car checked because engine light was on came up with PO496 What does this mean?

code p0496 refers to evaporative emission system--high purge flow===causes--wiring--EVAP valve--mechanical fault
check that the cap is on tight
change the purge valve.

Mar 11, 2015 | 2008 Saturn VUE

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What does a po496 code mean? why is engine light on? When I purchase a gas cap will this solve the problem? How can i fix it without seeing a dealer? 2006 cadillac cts 3.6 engine

The code insinuates that your purge valve has problems and probably needs to be replaced. Rather difficult to explain the repair but I did manage to find what you need to do on video.

Sep 26, 2014 | 2006 Cadillac CTS

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Check Engine Light came on my 2003, Lincoln Aviator with trouble code: PO496? Anyone know what this means?

Its a problem with the evap system, make sure your gas cap is tight, also check purge and vent solenoids, purge solenoid maybe leaking

Nov 15, 2013 | Mitsubishi Eclipse Cars & Trucks

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I need know what the code PO496 is for my engine trouble light

P0496 code is : EVAP Emission High Purge Flow Fault

Feb 06, 2012 | 2004 Buick Rendezvous

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What is code PO496 and PO455 for a 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix mean

P0496 is not alisted code.
P0455 - Evaporative Emission Control System Leak Detected Gross Leak (fuel vapors)
Symptoms - Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Possible a noticeable fuel odor caused by the release of fuel vapors Possible causes - Missing or loose fuel cap
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap
- EVAP canister or fuel tank leaks
- EVAP system hose leaking
- Fuel tank leaking

Jan 24, 2012 | 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP Sedan

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On a 2007 aveo the code po496 had come up? what does this mean? check engine light is on

If you take your car to a auto parts store tell them you have the check engine light and the should check it for free and tell you what's wrong and how to fix it.

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What is PO496 code? I've got a PO171B also, which I'm assuming is dirty an O2 sensor.

2007 cobalt and am getting P0496 code as well. would love to know what is cause!

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