1999 TOYOTA CAMRY CARBON CANISTER

  • Tiny
  • farshene
  • 1999 Toyota Camry

Engine Performance problem
1999 Toyota Camry 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

How do I replace the carbon canister the one back by the gas tank on a 99 camry. Do I need to remove the muffler. How many bolts hold it in place

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 AT 10:03 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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The carbon canister is actually under the hood of the vehicle. Here is a picture of the HVAC system for a 99 Camery.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/249084_5_51.jpg



Let me know what part you are refering to.

Joe

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Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 AT 11:35 PM
  • Tiny
  • farshene
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Iam referring to the Vapor seperator. The shop caled it a charcoal canister. Said they smoke tested it and it was bad causing code P0446. Said it would cost $680 to replace. Will I need to remove the muffler to get this bad boy out

thank I may be able to save some money if I can do myself

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Thursday, August 19th, 2010 AT 8:26 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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You will need to remove the fuel tank but you should be able to work it around the exhaust system.

Let me know if you have other questions.

Joe

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Thursday, August 19th, 2010 AT 9:38 PM

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