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Old 08-13-2010, 11:15 AM
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Catch Can Recommended?

Should I install a Catch Can in my Jeep? Is it really necessary? I know for the SRT-8's you should get one. I just want to know if it would help catch the oil in my 5.7L or any of the 4.7L & 3.7L.

Where could I buy a good quality one?
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Old 08-13-2010, 11:28 AM
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

yes, with out a doubt yes. i had one on when i owned my 300C. you should have seen all the oil it collected. the HEMI'S NEED IT
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Old 08-13-2010, 11:34 AM
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

I agree. I have a 2010 with the 5.7 and one of the first things installed was a catch can. It has already collected a good amount of oil.
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Old 08-13-2010, 11:39 AM
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

paul u need it for sure on ur hemi, itll help keep u outta my shop!
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

YES...you'll be amazed at how much oil is deposited into the can.
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

From all the catch can posts i have read and the oil they collected in just a 1k miles... i was shocked how bad it really is. DEFINITELY get one!
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

And when you get more mods you may need 2. My truck needs one on the PCV like normal, but it also needs on on the breather line, or it literally sucks the oil out of the motor and into the intake tract.



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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

has anyone installed a catch can for a 4.7L jeep
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

I will invest in one then! Who do you recommend? Billet Tech or Ellite?
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Billet Tech without a shadow of a doubt.
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Re: Catch Can Recommended?

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And when you get more mods you may need 2. My truck needs one on the PCV like normal, but it also needs on on the breather line, or it literally sucks the oil out of the motor and into the intake tract.



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