Chrysler Caravan/Voyager/Town and Country 1996-1999

Evaporative Canister


See Figure 1

All vehicles are equipped with a sealed, maintenance free charcoal canister, located underneath the driver's seat, mounted to the chassis frame. Fuel vapors are temporarily held in the canister until they can be drawn into the intake manifold and burned in the engine.

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Fig. Fig. 1: Underbody location of the evaporative canister


Periodic inspection of the vent hoses is required. Replace any hoses that are cracked, torn or become hard. Use only fuel resistant hose if replacement becomes necessary.