Check Engine Light Due to Restricted Secondary Air Injection Check Valve on Chevrolet Avalanche 1500

One or both secondary air injection check valves may become restricted causing poor air flow resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light. It is often recommend to replace both check valves even if a fault code is set for only one bank of cylinders. Replacing only one valve may result in a return trip to the repair shop.

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Average mileage: 78,000 (78,000–78,000)
5 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, more2006
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Check engine light is on, checked gas cap it was tight, not repaired yet
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