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Old 06-01-2009, 11:48 AM
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Re: Catch can mod

So many mods I want to do but not so much money lol.The catch can seems like a mots though!
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Re: Catch can mod

well you can do a catch can cheap..the link above i think might cost $30 total
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Re: Catch can mod

I'm a mechanic and I can only guess why we would need a catch can. Is there a reason to have one. The only time I've seen oil in the intake was after my ZJ had 150,000+ miles on it.
BTW I'm not being a wise guy.
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Re: Catch can mod

like jon said only seen them on 5.7 and 6.1 jeeps. many other makes and models use them.

seems like oil can be sent into your intake from the PCV system. and it makes a mess of the intake.
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Re: Catch can mod

you don't need to have one the reason that info was on an s2000 site is because without one the motor suffers from oil starvation under hard cornering causing the v-tech to not engage.
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Re: Catch can mod

I need to do this!
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^^ why does your jeep have v-tech? ^^
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Re: Catch can mod

he has the 5.7 and i have seen lots of pic of the 5.7's and 6.1's with oil in the cans
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he has the 5.7 and i have seen lots of pic of the 5.7's and 6.1's with oil in the cans
If an engine is supercharged or turbocharged, I can see maybe excessive crankcase pressure pushing oil. Pressure from blowby. I don't know, but I guess if they are getting oil in the cans, it's a good thing to have.
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Re: Catch can mod

Who wants to see what 200 miles looks like?
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