Vacuum Canister 78' Z28

Discussion in 'Troubleshooting & Diagnosis' started by FermentedSpirit, Aug 29, 2017.

  1. FermentedSpirit

    FermentedSpirit New Member

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    Does anyone know if this was stock with the car? From what I've been finding it seems as though the last owner had her set up with performance parts.

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  2. flint9

    flint9 Member

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    yes its stock vacuum canister
     
  3. dailycruiser81

    dailycruiser81 Veteran Member

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    Can you post a photo of the line goinfrom it into the fire wall. It's a vacuum ball to change the modes on the a/c
     
  4. FermentedSpirit

    FermentedSpirit New Member

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    Sure, I hope these help. There is one tube that goes directly from the ball to the air filter though so that confused me as well. Could be just because I'm still learning though. Thank you for your help!

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  5. CorkyE

    CorkyE Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    The large line should go to a vacuum source on the carburetor or intake manifold, not the air filter. Small line should go through the firewall to the hvac contoll head.
     
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  6. Zspoiler

    Zspoiler Veteran Member

    It was stock with air conditioned cars.
     
  7. dailycruiser81

    dailycruiser81 Veteran Member

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    So the small line doesn't attach to a nipple it just gets pushed into the firewall in that location?
     
  8. 74BIBELOT

    74BIBELOT Veteran Member

    Another pic...
     

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