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Old 11-14-2006, 11:59 PM
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Can anyone tell me what a p0449 code stands for and what I need to do to get rid of it I have an 03 Blazer someone told a a purge solenoid, but I dont know what that is
 
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Old 11-15-2006, 12:28 AM
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im looking at a list of codes and i dont see po449 but a couple of the PO440's(1-6) are the evaporative emissions control system(evap) and so are PO452-453
 
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Old 11-15-2006, 02:41 AM
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PO449 is Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Canister Vent Valve. The valve is under the back of the truck. I f your spare is mounted under the truck, you will have to remove the tire to see the valve. See if the wire connector is tight, check for dirt around the valve.
 
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Old 11-15-2006, 03:33 AM
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P0449 Evaporative Emission Control System Vent Valve/Solenoid Circuit Malfunction
 
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Old 11-21-2006, 06:08 PM
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could you tell me what it looks like
 
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Old 11-21-2006, 08:35 PM
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heres a couple of images of the valve andd soleniod:

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