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    Will you be providing a parts list once this is all done?
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    Quote Originally Posted by XtremeRevolution View Post
    Will you be providing a parts list once this is all done?
    Yeah i'l break it down. I'm hoping to find a way to install it without cutting anything.
    Back to stock. Bored.

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    I ended up getting this valve https://www.modernperformance.com/pr...o_oilcatchcans. Shipping is absolutely ridiculous but I paid it anyway.

    Thanks! Just placed my order. Yeah the check valve and shipping is pricey but for what I paid for the catch can, the whole system price is not bad. To put this in perspective I paid around $100 for a custom catch can for my GTO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by blk88verde View Post
    Thanks! Just placed my order. Yeah the check valve and shipping is pricey but for what I paid for the catch can, the whole system price is not bad. To put this in perspective I paid around $100 for a custom catch can for my GTO.
    Do you need the check valve.

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    Quote Originally Posted by H3LLON3ARTH View Post
    Do you need the check valve.

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    IMO you need it more than the catch can and is the main reason I'm doing this mod. It prevents boost from back feeding into your valve cover/crank case and causing problems. With the check valve, air goes into the throttle body but not out.
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    Cool well ill be intalling one also.

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    Never a bad idea to throw a loofa or something similar in the catch can as well, helps keep the oil in the can.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jayman4312 View Post
    Never a bad idea to throw a loofa or something similar in the catch can as well, helps keep the oil in the can.
    Good ones come with a type of steel wool inside already and sealed shut. Lower quality ones use a mesh at the top and bottom to separate the oil from the vapor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by titan2782 View Post
    Good ones come with a type of steel wool inside already and sealed shut. Lower quality ones use a mesh at the top and bottom to separate the oil from the vapor.
    Yea I never spent the $$ for the good ones, haha. i just bought the cheap ones off ebay and put a loofa or steel wool in it myself. I also would seal al the nipples with superglue so they dont leak, which some have on me before. You get what you pay for :/

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