yah it was origanlay on the other side of were mine is mounted now its a lot easier to access if its located on the other side. i ran a copper 1/8 tude from the tank in the back all the way up to the front wasnt to hard and looks awsome i also ran a copper line for the fuel also its a lot better then that plastic line thats down there. mine was so brittel it just fell apart when i removed it. its also i nice thing to have because it contains the vapors up in front of the car.
For the most part, a charcoal canister is a charcoal canister is a charcoal canister. I like the ones the little "rice burners" use, as they tend too be smaller and easy to mount somewhere out of the way.