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1998 SLK230 evap charcoal canister & "purge valve"

I am tired of the check engine light coming on and the blinking fuel light.
I replaced the fuel filter a year ago, no help. It seems it may be the charcoal filter or the associated purge valve not working all the time.
I am unable to locate either part online.
Does someone know the parts numbers and where I can order online?
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I've tended to use MyMercedesParts.Com for the MB specific replacement parts I've needed. (They come out of Arlanta which is reasonably close to me.) Most of the online folks utilize the same "trademotion" system/interface, though the pricing from place to place seems to vary a bit.
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All great tips. However, I was hoping for a parts number.

I''ll try calling one of them during the week.

Thank you.
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FYI prime parts has the parts, however I am going to try a new gas cap first, if that doesn't fix the problem then I will go further.
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