I want some opinions on what my check engine could be about.

Asked by May 21, 2015 at 10:17 PM about the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I got my.truck a few days ago and some
friends were revving it quite a bit after a
little bit the check engine light came on I
unplugged the battery for about 5 minutes
and it went away but came.back on then I
went to my mechanic and he plugged it in
and said something about vapor he cleared
it and it shut off for a couple hours but
came back on

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He is most likely referring to the vapor system from the fuel tank, the most common is the solenoid valve in the vapor line that goes to the intake manifold, sometimes you can clean it and it will work but usually it has to be replaced.

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