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1997 Ford F-150 Question: can a evep leak becomming from the erg switch/vavle on the intake

 

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Debb50, 4.2L V6, Garner, NC, October 29, 2012, 17:35
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Had someone replace the upper & lower intake gasket recently and soon after that we had a code 0455. we replaced gas cap. we replaced the vavle closed the the evap cannister A large leak, missing hose, we have run a evap test once is there a part by the EGR Valve that we can replace we also lost the cruise before we replaced the intake gaskets. can it also be the same control, control that?

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    Greg's Orange Auto (14224 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 30, 2012, 05:54
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    have a smoke test done to find vac leak. to answer your ? yes any vac leak could cause that code

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    October 30, 2012, 09:02
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    You need to find that vacuum leak, and yes, if vacuum has a leak...all components depending on that vacuum will have issues.

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