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    Whats does this do?




    the carbon cannister solenoid behind the airbox? could it have a bearing on the idling of the engine?

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    Is it not an idle control vacuum?

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    i'll take some pics on my car and post it up. its the thing that sits on the back of the air box. mines been making a ticking noise.

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    Mine makes a noise too and its a zlet. Nothing to worry about.

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    It's meant to tick - it bleeds of noxious fuel vapour into a canister of activated charcoal in the drivers wing

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    thank you both

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    ive actually got a vacuum pressure guage in my mk4, when this things connected it makes the gauge go ballistic. on off all the time. but its supposed to be there so never mind. mine also makes a ticking. as does the engine lol.

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