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I have a 08 4.7 v-8 Dakota I have a check engine light on

Customer Question

I have a 08 4.7 v-8 Dakota I have a check engine light on and my gascap word is on my odometer I bought a dodge gas cap and I still having a evaporative leak where is my charcoal canister located
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: it stays on solid I have cleared the code out twice it comes back after a couple hundred miles
JA: What year is your Dakota?
Customer: 08
JA: Are you fixing your Dakota yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes I used to be a auto tech for about 30 years I have changed the gas cap and the purge solenoid
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.

Can I start by getting your VIN and any codes in the computer?

Thank you!