Toyota Camry and Avalon 1997-2000

Evaporative Canister

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To reduce hydrocarbon emissions, evaporated fuel is routed through the charcoal canister into the intake manifold where it is used for combustion in the cylinders.

SERVICING


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Fig. Visually inspect the ports, of the evaporative canister, for cracks



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Fig. View of a labeled EVAP canister-Avalon



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Fig. EVAP canister location-Avalon

  1. Note which pipe connections on the canister the vacuum lines go to and disconnect them. This can be done easily with lettered or numbered strips of masking tape.
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  3. Remove the charcoal canister.
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  5. The canister should be checked for clogging and a stuck check valve.
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  7. Using low pressure compressed air, blow into the tank pipe, and place y