DDMWorks - EVAP Solenoid Testing and Replacement on Ecotec engines

This short video walks you through how to test and replace the EVAP purge solenoid on the 2.0L Ecotec LNF engine which is installed on the Chevrolet Cobalt SS, Pontiac Solstice, Saturn Sky and Buick Regal GS. If you have any further questions on how to test the Solenoid or conditions you may encounter with a bad solenoid, please contact us at Tech@ddmworks.com. Thanks!

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