2005 CHEVY SILVERADO LOCATION ON EVAP VENT SOL

  • Tiny
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  • 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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Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 AT 11:28 AM

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  • brian 1
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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.

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Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 AT 2:42 PM
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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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Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 AT 4:47 PM
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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.

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Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 AT 8:18 PM

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