Re: Considering "elephant hose mod"
Originally Posted by crd4me
... or you can do the resistor mod on the swril motor connextion. This is a new mod and its all over the net (C300 / MB MLs and Jeeps CRD forums). It might save you a limp-in mode surprise and a costy repair !! This mod is brand new thou, therefore future side effects are unknown for now :\
You could... but why let something fail when it doesn't have too? Plus keeping that CCV oil out of the intake and essentially the intercooler is always a bonus.
If your swirl motor does fail however this is a good solution...all it does is help control emissions apparently.
2008 3.0L CRD Laredo: MYGIG with Lockpic, 10" Kicker Sub and Boston Speakers, Tinted tails with LED lights, RC 2" lift, 1.5" spacers, Wrangler SRA's, Bilstein rear shocks, Monroe Front struts, Custom Mesh grill insert, De-badged, SRT8 Rails, Elephant Hose Mod, Resonator Gut, MBRP Exhaust.
Average 10.0L/100KM or 23.5MPG
Next is a Custom Spooling Tune with a DPF and EGR delete.