Mechanics

CHEVY LOCATION ON EVAP VENT SOL

2005 Chevrolet Silverado

Electrical problem
2005 Chevy Silverado V8 Four Wheel Drive Automatic 64,000 miles

I am getting a p0449 engine code
evap vent vlv/ sol malf. Every thing I have read says to clean ( blow out sol. )Check plug conection or to change solenoid.

My question is where is the solenoid.

I have a 32 gallon gas tank. It is an extended cab, long bed
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Canoeist3
July 3, 2010.





http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/147643_vent_1.jpg

dont bother to blow it out,it dosent fix anything,just replace it.there is an updated kit that relocates the filter.here is the Service Kit P/N 19152349.

Brian 1
Jul 3, 2010.
I've been looking underneath my truck but can not find that part , could it be located at back of the fuel tank, I do have something attached to the tank.
( left pic) also where is the charcoal canister located. I can not seem to find it. could it be the picon the right ?


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/546094_solenoid_001_1.jpg


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/546094_canister_3.jpg

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Canoeist3
Jul 3, 2010.
Sorry I should have been a little clearer on my info, the one on the left is the vent solenoid and the one on the right is the charcoal canister. Replace and relocate the vent solenoid.

Brian 1
Jul 3, 2010.

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