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2005 Kia Spectra5 Question: EVAP failure



slopez, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Haslet, TX, September 27, 2010, 12:08

what is an "EVAP" failure, where is it located and how do you replace it?

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    September 27, 2010, 13:40

    The EVAP is a complex system, including many parts. You won't be able to diagnose it without diag. computer and good knowledge about the system, sometimes it requires smoke pump to check leaks. I have seen techs failing to diagnose the system properly.
    Take it to pro, have it diagnosed the system, than replace only the necessary part.
    Otherwise it will cost you higher $$.


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    Visitor, January 06, 2011, 21:49

    It is located at the rear and center of the fuel tank and is easy to remove, but hard to replace. The part is $114!

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