MEANING OF CODE P1250

  • Tiny
  • llewis1
  • 1998 Chevrolet Metro
  • 75,000 miles

The check eng light came on and stays on, the guys at jiffy lube ran a check and came back with this code but said they didnt know what it ment

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 7:57 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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Early fuel evaporation.

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 8:05 PM
  • Tiny
  • llewis1
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Thanks, how hard of a fix is this, is this something I can do myself?

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 8:15 PM
  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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It is a sensor. It's job is to heat "cold" fuel on start up so the car runs better and doesn't run in a closed loop longer than it has to. As far as replacement, it is mounted on the relay box under the hood. You should be able to replace it.

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 8:26 PM
  • Tiny
  • llewis1
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Thank you so much! You have know idea how much youve helped!

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 8:39 PM
  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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Glad to help. Let me know how you make out with it.

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 AT 9:17 PM

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