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EVAP Codes and Fuel Pumps (VIDEO)

These three tips can help you avoid having to drop the fuel tank for a second time. Sponsored by Carter Fuel Systems.

Audi EVAP Case Study

Let’s look at some of the things that you should know about Audi EVAP systems before trying to tackle such a repair.

Perform OE-Level Analysis With New Diagnostic Tool

Automatically identify a vehicle’s info to quickly match the right software to the vehicle.

EVAP Test Late-Model Vehicles with Redline Adapters

Technicians can snap the adapters into an easily accessible line, then connect their smoke machine to the EVAP system.

Acura Tech Tip: EVAP Large Leak Due To Gas Cap (Codes P0455 And P0456)

On some 2012-2013 Acura ILX, MDX, RDX, TL, TSX and ZDX models, the stock gas cap can cause codes P0455 (EVAP system large leak) and/or P0456 (EVAP system very small leak detected).

Honda EVAP Diagnostics

To understand how any EVAP system in a Honda or other vehicle works, you have to know how the EPA tests for evaporative emissions.

VIDEO: EVAP Water Leak TSB For Nissan Sentra

Andrew Markel discusses a TSB from Nissan regarding a water leak in the EVAP system, and how moving the position of the box drain should remedy the issue.

Fuel Tank R&R: Avoiding The Dreaded Second Drop

Nothing is worse that a comeback after a fuel tank has been dropped. Here are some tips that can help you avoid comebacks and dropping the tank for a second time.

Top EVAP Tips When Replacing Fuel Pumps

Nothing is worse that an EVAP code after a fuel pump has been replaced. Discovering that the tank needs to be dropped again to address a problem can kill shop productivity and profitability. Keep reading for tips that can help you avoid comebacks and dropping the tank for a second time.

CSI: EVAP Leak Diagnostics

In order to test for leaks to resolve a code, you must think like the EVAP system and treat every EVAP leak like a crime scene.

VIDEO: The EVAP System: Development And Emissions Standards

Andrew Markel discusses the development of the EVAP system as emissions standards changed over time.

VIDEO: Motor Mounts And EVAP Codes

Andrew Markel shows how an EVAP code and a catalyst efficiency code are both related to weak motor mounts.