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There's a "Black Spherical" object with a tube leading to my engine that was mounted under the front bumper of my 98 Monte Carlo. It recently got knocked loose. There was liquid in it last night, but now it's empty and my car won't start. What's the problem?

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    100% effective. I checked the hoses and vacuum, surely enough the were loose. Thank you for your help

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That would be the vacum tank, it is unlikely that there should be liquid in it as when the motor starts the line should "****" and the liquid could enter the inlet side of the motor.follow the tube and it should go to the top of the motor, there could be a "tee", if so blank off the tube to the tank and try and start the car.

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