Carbon canister (models with catalytic converter) - removal and refitting

2.0 litre DOHC models 1 Where fitted, the carbon canister is located on the right-hand side of the engine compartment, underneath the coolant expansion tank.

2 Disconnect the battery negative lead.

3 Pull the plastic pipe from the canister (the connector is a push-fit in the canister) (see illustration).

33.3 Carbon canister and purge solenoid locations - DOHC
33.3 Carbon canister and purge solenoid locations - DOHC

A Carbon canister
B Purge solenoid
C Canister retaining bolt D Pipe

4 Unscrew the securing bolt, and lift the canister from its location.

5 Refitting is a reversal of removal.

1.6 and 1.8 litre (R6A type) CVH models
6 The carbon canister (where fitted) is located on the right-hand side of the engine compartment.

7 Proceed as detailed in paragraphs 2 to 5 inclusive.

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