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This is a discussion on '13 Wrx CEL @500 miles within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; Started up the new car today and it had the CEL and the usual traction light and cruise blinking. Scanned ...

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    '13 Wrx CEL @500 miles

    Started up the new car today and it had the CEL and the usual traction light and cruise blinking. Scanned it at the local auto store and came up with P0455. Buddy of mine says it is probably a gas cap but didn't reset the light until I can take it into the dealers tomorrow. Anyone else have this happen?




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    i havent had any CEL on my car and it has 30000 on it. i would suggest taking it to the dealer since its new and under warranty
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    If it is the gas cap, and you re-tighten it, it will go away after a period of time of driving.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Calvinball View Post
    If it is the gas cap, and you re-tighten it, it will go away after a period of time of driving.
    Thanks for the info. Can't get into the dealer until tomorrow. Hoping to get in it and just have it off!

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    Have you tried looking at the gas cap and seeing if it's as simple as that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by xFalleNx View Post
    Have you tried looking at the gas cap and seeing if it's as simple as that?
    Yes, have tried that a few times and the light remains on.


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    I was the gas cap


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    Thanks for a follow up!

    Quote Originally Posted by Schlanseay View Post
    I was the gas cap


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    Evap system check is one of the last to finish on most cars and typically not only requires a combo of driving conditions, but also some time to rest with engine off before it resets. In other words, a day or two of driving.
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