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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-08-2012, 03:28 AM Thread Starter
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diagnostics code??

My check engine light just popped on this morning. Went to an autoparts store where they ran the diagnostic on it and the code came back p0457. Anyone ebver encounter this before? Any advice as to course of action to remedy this problem??

code says possible:
faulty fuel cap
faulty canister vent solenoid
faulty canister purge solenoid
evap system hose malfunction

Not even sure what any of this means?? haha
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...p0457... Anyone ebver encounter this before?
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P0457 code comes on when below half a tank
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A real PITA...

But, did you by chance leave it running at the latest fuel stop?

Our 2010 did that and we were lucky it was just the "person who filled up was in too much a hurry to put the gas cap on right".

But no, unfortunately that code isn't always that easy.
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