service engine soon light

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Asked by Apr 05, 2014 at 02:16 PM about the 2008 BMW 3 Series 328xi

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Service Engine Soon Light just came on ...........
Noticed that my gas cap was difficult removing and the center metal portion came off from the plastic portion of the cap.
Also the tether that holds the cap from falling was jammed on the sealing surface of the cap-to- tank which may have caused the light to come on ????
Getting a new cap .........Will this light extinguish in time as I drive it with the new replacement cap ???
I put a OBD scanner on the car , but read NO CODES ????

I ordered a

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If it was the cap, the light should go off after you get a new cap, usually takes 3 start and stop cycles, sometimes sooner.

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Thanks Mark..............Cap coming soon !!!!

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