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Warning light symbol

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I have a 2001 ford taurus...there is a warning light symbol thats on and i dont know what it means. its showing a screw that is loosed from someplace.

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  • Anonymous Dec 12, 2008

    I have a 2001 ford taurus and the check gas cap light came on today, but my cap is tight and my fuel tank was replaced within the year.

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    TripleTauto May 11, 2010

    A screw loose? I dont think there is a light like that could it be something else? thermoter

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    Had a oil change and the warning light stayed on

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I just looked at an 05 taurus it looks like a screw sticking out the side of car? It is the check gas cap symbol.Your gas cap is loose or you have an evap system leak

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