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P0442 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for October 2013

EVAP System Small Leak Detected

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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0442
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2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on, vsc light on VIN: JTJHF10U93
P0442: EVAP System Small Leak Detected. Got this truck in, working fine. Passed smoke test, no wisps anywhere and flow ball dropped to 0. Function checked purge valve and canister shut valve, both passed. Replaced a 2" section of hose that had visible internal cracking, no improvement. X-431 won...
October 09, 2013
2003 Chrysler Town & Country LXi 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C4GP54L93
P0442: EVAP System Medium Leak (0.040") Detected. Thank you in advance for any assistance today, this vehicle has been driving us up the wall! Sorry for the really long description but I have no other choice, I want you all to have as much background as possible. The main problem with this vehicle is a stalli...
October 14, 2013
2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L Hesitation, Stall VIN: WVWAK73C26
P0442: EVAP system small leak. ... intermittent hesitation and an intermittent stalling pulling away from a stop. Customer stated it was more likely after making multiple stops and sitting for 20-30 minutes between. Had these 3 codes, P2181 (implausible cooling system signal) P0513 (incorre...
October 14, 2013