Reset canister purge valve-1998 Ford Escort

Asked by ThatzLife Jul 17, 2019 at 04:31 PM about the 1998 Ford Escort 4 Dr SE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Check engine light came on-w/ code to replace Canister Purge Valve.  Did that.  
A week later, Check engine light came on again, got a code for canister purge
valve.  Just had it replaced a week ago.  How can I reset it myself?  Other than
removing battery cable (bad hand; cannot grip wrench to get bolt off).

1 Answer

You need an OBD reader. You can get one online for about $20. It will tell you whats wrong with car and you can reset it also

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