The Evaporation Vent Solenoid is part of the emission system on your vehicle. It is designed to help prevent venting of fuel vapors into the atmosphere. When your vehicle is off, fuel vapors are stored in a charcoal tank, containing activate charcoal. The activated charcoal helps trap the fuel vapors.
Under the correct conditions, when your vehicle is running, these vapors are vented into your vehicles intake system and burned during the combustion process.
Symptoms of a bad Evaporation Vent Solenoid are:
- Poor Performance
- Hard starting after fueling
- Check engine light
- Raw fuel smell
- Collapsed fuel tank
How much will it cost?
The typical cost for the testing and replacement is between $120-$320 for parts and labor.
The cost depends on your specific make, model and year. The cost depends on your specific make, model and year. This price range is averaged across all passenger vehicles. The actual cost depends on your specific make, model and year. Depending on your specific vehicle, this cost may be lower or higher. This cost estimate is for the specific repair listed and doesn’t include additional, related items that may require repair.
Here is what is included:
- Inspection and testing to confirm issue
- Replacement of Evap vent solenoid if needed
- Inspection of related components.
How it works
Request a service:
Get a quote online or set-up a time to have your vehicle looked at.
Choose your service time:
Pick time slots that work for you, easily, online. We will confirm appointments and send reminders.
Get your vehicle repaired:
No waiting at the shop. Our mechanics bring everything that is needed to you. All you have to do is provided a safe area for the work to be performed.
What what need from you
A safe place to work on your vehicle:
No working on the side of busy roads, No working on unstable or steep surfaces. We do not perform repairs during severe weather.
Authorization from a property owner or management.
If you rent please ensure work can be performed where your vehicle is. If your repair work is being done in a parking lot or at your place of employment, please ensure you have permission to have work performed. We do not do repairs in areas restricted by law.
Are you in our service area?
Our services are available, on site throughout Michigan. Odds are you live near one of the cities we provide service in. You can view our entire service area here