Ford Contour/Mystique/Cougar 1995-1999 Repair Guide

Evaporative Canister



See Figure 1

The evaporative canister requires no periodic servicing. However, a careful inspection of the canister and hoses should be made frequently. Replace damaged components as required.

The canister is located underneath the vehicle near the fuel tank.

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Fig. Fig. 1: The evaporative canister is inside a protective cover beneath the spare tire well