P0446 2008 FORD FUSION Code - EVAP System Vent Control Circuit
|P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code possible causes
- Missing Fuel cap
- Incorrect fuel filler cap used
- Fuel filler cap remains open or fails to close
- Foreign matter caught in fuel filler cap
- Vent control valve harness is open or shorted
- Vent control valve circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty vent control valve
|How do I fix the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code?Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.
|P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code tech notesBefore replacing any parts, try re-tighten the gas cap and clearing the code. If the cap or cap seal is damage replaced cap and clear the code.
|Cost of diagnosing the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
|When is the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code detected?- The P0446 codes triggered when an improper voltage signal is sent to ECM through EVAP canister vent control valve.
|What are P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Possible a noticeable fuel odor caused by the release of fuel vapors
|P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code descriptionThe Evaporative System (EVAP) canister vent control valve is located on the EVAP canister and is used to seal the canister vent.
This solenoid valve responds to signals from the Engine Control Module (ECM). When the ECM sends an ON signal, the coil in the solenoid valve is energized. A plunger will then move to seal the canister vent. The ability to seal the vent is necessary for the on board diagnosis of other evaporative emission control system components.
This solenoid valve is used only for diagnosis, and usually remains opened.
|Need more information with the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code?Need more information on how to fix the P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code?
Get Access to Factory Service Manuals
|Need help with a P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code?Get the P0446 2008 Ford Fusion code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area
|P0446 2008 FORD FUSION code commentsHelp us improve AutoCodes.com. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above helps you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0446 2008 Ford Fusion code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks