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HelmutGTI

Fuel Vapor System?

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HelmutGTI

As the title says, I want to refurbish my fuel vapor system.

Is some parts still availible from Peugeot?

I havent found any after market kits or similar.

 

I´ve read some scrap the hole system, iIs it possible to do that? and if so, how do you do it?

 

Regards Patrik

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DamirGTI

People mostly just remove the system .. if theres no need for it for passing MOT , depends on the country/from where you're coming from i guess .

 

Not sure if you can obtain new items to rebuild/complete the EVAP system making it fully functional . Service box will tell you if the parts are still available , or ask @ Peugeot dealer (but prepare part numbers by yourself first to speed up the process !)

 

Anyways , theres not much to the system itself .. and if im not mistaken , base model EVAP parts (from TU SPi 205's) can also be used to rebuild/complete non functional GTI system ... carbon canister looks about the same as GTI one if not the same/identical , EVAP valve also .. the rest is just various tubing with fittings .

 

If you want to remove it , strip all the bits down except the EVAP solenoid valve (if it's still good) .. and leave the valve connected to it's wiring loom as otherwise it'll trigger the engine check light and the engine will "misbehave" slightly .. if you want to remove the valve also or if the valve is bad , bridge the valve connector terminals with 1.2k ohm resistor and solder it on the terminals (that'll keep the ECU from triggering EVAP system code) .

 

D

 

 

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HelmutGTI
12 hours ago, DamirGTI said:

People mostly just remove the system .. if theres no need for it for passing MOT , depends on the country/from where you're coming from i guess .

 

Not sure if you can obtain new items to rebuild/complete the EVAP system making it fully functional . Service box will tell you if the parts are still available , or ask @ Peugeot dealer (but prepare part numbers by yourself first to speed up the process !)

 

Anyways , theres not much to the system itself .. and if im not mistaken , base model EVAP parts (from TU SPi 205's) can also be used to rebuild/complete non functional GTI system ... carbon canister looks about the same as GTI one if not the same/identical , EVAP valve also .. the rest is just various tubing with fittings .

 

If you want to remove it , strip all the bits down except the EVAP solenoid valve (if it's still good) .. and leave the valve connected to it's wiring loom as otherwise it'll trigger the engine check light and the engine will "misbehave" slightly .. if you want to remove the valve also or if the valve is bad , bridge the valve connector terminals with 1.2k ohm resistor and solder it on the terminals (that'll keep the ECU from triggering EVAP system code) .

 

D

 

 

WOW THANKS!

 

Great Help. I Will now def remove it, No regulations on such old cars as this in Sweden. In 2 years it will become a veteran and law of usingf seat belts will be removed and also it will become Tax free.

 

 

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DamirGTI

Tax free ??

 

Right , i'll get my coat , pack my bags and i'm off to Sweden !!

 

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