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Old 11-10-2005, 07:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Anyone know what this fault code is? I can't find it anywhere.
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Old 11-11-2005, 10:36 AM   #3 (permalink)
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This is what the code is "Evaporative Emission
Control System Leak Detected (gross leak)"

i don't know what it could be about though. do a search on google
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Check your gas cap...

A lose gas cap is the most common cause of this code. Just check your gas cap and clear the code with your code reader.




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Old 11-12-2005, 11:30 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Yup... gas cap code right there....

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thanks guys. I filled up one day with the car running, I think that's wear I got that error from. It hasn't come back since.
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Old 11-14-2005, 12:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
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thanks guys. I filled up one day with the car running, I think that's wear I got that error from. It hasn't come back since.
not a good idea, glad u found ur problem
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