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Old 04-14-2006, 02:22 AM   #1
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I"ve searched and searched.. but I haven't seen any permanent location pics of where people have mounted the charcoal canister. I know a lot of people have deleted them... but I'm not fond of the idea of deleting it. Where do you guys mount it?(for those that has kept them ) ( I have a few ideas from search as to where the PCM can go though. )

I also have a question as to those that has used part of the old accordian tube as clamps.. wouldn't that portion cause turbulance? ( the air comes in smooth then hits that area and WAM.. turbulance )

In my search it also said for */C turbulance isn't that much of an issue?? (as long as the MAF sensor gets a good reading ? )
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Hi buddy Looking under our hoods there isn't a lot of room for the cannister to be relocated. Some have taken it out of the hole and moved it slightly forward. That is probably the next possible place.
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Is the assumption here that you are putting an intake filter in the cannister location? Or just to move it so the purge valve doesn't hit your heat shield box?
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He'll be looking at FWI
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