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 Post subject: Oil Catch Can
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:12 am 
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Hi all,

Can somebody explain to me, or better draw me a picture on how you'd install an oil catch can on an E series falcon...???

Do catch cans have a PCV in them to help maintain vacuum on lines that are suppose to have vacuum, or they only stop oil being sucked through the air filter or what?




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 Post subject: Re: Oil Catch Can
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2009 2:11 pm 
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Im not sure if its much different on an e-series or not, but with my catch can, I had it connected this way:

Rear breather hose to catch can
PCV to catch can
Catch can to air filter of supercharger

I think for NA applications, PCV to catch can as well as rear heater hose to catch can is sufficient. It should create a vacuum to the catch can. Effectively catching any oil residue while it breathes.

Of course I could be wrong with this theory.




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