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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2011, 08:13 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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new guy with wifes impala

Its an 09 48,000m engine light just came on, any ideas as to why? She said its running perfectly
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2011, 08:21 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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new guy with question on wifes 09 Impala LS 45,000

She said the engine lite just came on, but the car is running perfect. Any ideas as to why the engine lite came on?
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2011, 09:06 PM
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Take it to Autozone, I think they will put a scanner on it for free. It's probably a code for something simple like a small EVAP leak. Likely due to the gas cap not properly installed sometime recently.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2011, 09:47 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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Thanks alot AK99, I'll have her check the gas cap when she gets off work. I appreciate your help.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-21-2011, 12:33 AM
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My wife did the same thing a few years back , she did'nt click it enough times. After a day or so the light went out.
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