Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2007 21:54:22 +0100 From: "Richard" <rootnospamlhost> Subject: Re: Check Engine Light
"Fred W" <malt_houndnospamo.com> wrote in message news:8tidncaodp9GQEPYnZ2dnUVZ_sOknZ2dnospamast.com... > kingdoodlesquat wrote: >> >> >> Many apologies, I didn't intend to mislead, I had a similar snag on a 9-3 >> about 4 years ago which disappeared after some time. (I did say "I think" >> :-) ) >> > > Yes, there are a few inconsequential reasons for the Check Engine Lamp to > go off. One of the most famous (and least consequential) is if you leave > the gas cap loose, or its seal is faulty, you will get an "evaporative > emissions" fault (whatever that code is). > > That's the type that disappear after the next fill-up. ;-) > But how would one know without reading the codes? > > -- > -Fred W Hello, funny how people always press the button marked "dont press this", and not check the engine when it says "check engine" ... :-D Richard.