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Just had my first little problem yesterday. The "Tighten Gas Cap" message came on and I can't get it to clear. The gas cap has been removed, retightened and it won't clear. It will go away when any function key is hit but it comes back on the next time it started. I've searched other threads where it was mentioned but never saw what resolved the problem. The dealer has said to bring it down and they would hook it up to the majic computer but I'd like to have some sort of idea going in. Any help would be great!! Thanks Jim O :confused
 

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I have not had this experience in my SSR - but my previous chevy did it (chronic problem) and dealer advised me that it was not unusual for it to take 3 or 4 days (or half a tank of gas) to clear. That was a Cavalier, of course - but I never had this happen until I bought my first Chevy. Dealer might be able to offer some insight.
 

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I seem to recall reading something in the owners manual that talks about some gas not being up to the task and the computer will generate that message. Next tank try Shell or Chevron - stay away from the ARCO.
 
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