V6 (1994-2004) MustangsTechnical discussions on the 3.8L and 3.9L V6 torque monsters Sponsored by Optima Batteries
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i have a 1997 3.8 got the p1443 code evap purge valve curcuit malfunction i replaced the evap purge valve and the check engine light is still coming on. i scanned it again with my PDS and the same code is back again. has anyone had this problem and solve it? please let me know
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Well I seriously doubt that thing will fix the problem. Take the car to Ford and see what they can do, could be an error that has somehow written itself to the ecu, also could be a faulty chip, so just take it to Ford, or to a local shop.
i might buy a evap purge solenoid and see if that fixes it. i know several people that work at ford dealers, and they say they replace both the evap valve and solenoid when either of them have trouble. the valve cost 17$ and the solenoid 41$ at dealer cost so naturally i started with the cheapest thing. but i hate just firing parts at the problem.
Well best of luck to ya, hope you get that problem fixed, but I would still take it in to get looked at because the best way to get the problem fixed is to have somebody that knows what they're doing working directly on the problem.
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