check engine light

10

Asked by Dec 08, 2014 at 03:35 PM about the 2007 Toyota Corolla CE

Question type: General

Went to Auto-Zone and the codes came up PO441 and PO455 and my mechanic says it
will cost $600.00 to get the parts from Toyota so he is looking at the junkyards for the
parts.Do I really need to replace these parts or can I drive the car the way it is.Any
advice  with this issues will be appreciated.Thanks

3 Answers

Both EVAP leak codes. Begin with a new gas cap. Only problem P0455 id "Gross" leak..a bad leak but still a gas cap is a cheap attempt before shelling out that king of money. But if it needs a new charcoal canister and valve and purge valve solenoid..sounds like the mechanic wants to do everything, if the gas cap does not solve it at least try to narrow it down. I have a 2006 Corolla and have had no problems,none

1 people found this helpful.

Oh yeah, you can drive it unless you begin to smell gasoline. That means the canister is saturated with liquid gas, and if you detect ANY odor of gas, do NOT drive it, The risk of fire is all too real

1 people found this helpful.
10

A very big thanks to you Fordnut cuz I finally went out and bought a new gascap and the check engine light has not come on since.Thank-you Thank-You for you responses and your advice.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Corolla

Looking for a Used Corolla in your area?

CarGurus has 67,434 nationwide Corolla listings starting at $1,495.

ZIP:

Toyota Corolla Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,660
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,890
  • #3
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    1,870
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Camry
779 Great Deals out of 71,033 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Civic
343 Great Deals out of 52,543 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord
447 Great Deals out of 102,262 listings starting at $800
Used Toyota RAV4
417 Great Deals out of 75,380 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Elantra
457 Great Deals out of 49,002 listings starting at $495
Used Nissan Sentra
456 Great Deals out of 51,164 listings starting at $1,795
Used Nissan Altima
709 Great Deals out of 69,588 listings starting at $950
Used Toyota Prius
177 Great Deals out of 17,053 listings starting at $1,000
Used Mazda MAZDA3
216 Great Deals out of 26,341 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
407 Great Deals out of 44,676 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda CR-V
489 Great Deals out of 73,266 listings starting at $1,699
Used Toyota Yaris
38 Great Deals out of 2,541 listings starting at $1,800
Used Hyundai Sonata
359 Great Deals out of 49,619 listings starting at $1,250
Used Ford Focus
399 Great Deals out of 78,073 listings starting at $1,195

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Toyota Corolla For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 40,940 listings starting at $13,990
2017 Toyota Corolla For Sale
76 Great Deals out of 4,799 listings starting at $10,870
2016 Toyota Corolla For Sale
99 Great Deals out of 5,784 listings starting at $7,998
2015 Toyota Corolla For Sale
181 Great Deals out of 6,198 listings starting at $7,000
2014 Toyota Corolla For Sale
47 Great Deals out of 1,799 listings starting at $6,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.