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Old 09-08-2003, 11:51 AM   #1
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Evaporator Cannister?

What is an evaporator cannister? That is where the super elite service team at Smith Ford believe that I have a small vapor leak in my car which is what caused the CEL to come on.


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Old 09-08-2003, 01:34 PM   #2
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i think what they are talking about is the charcoal canister which is part of the evap system...probably a vacuum like coming off of this...could be the line from the fuel tank...throwing a cel for the gas cap being theres low pressure in the tank...as for an EVAP canister. heh
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Ditto. The evaporator canister is the charcoal can and it is a catalyst to get rid of the gasoline vapors when the car isn't running.
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