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My mistake [email protected] I misread your comment.


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My mistake [email protected] I misread your comment.
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If you still feel the need to dig deeper, do a compression and leak down test.
If it was my car that's what I would do just for the piece of mind.
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Thanks for the info, [email protected] This is my first experience with open breathers so I was more curious than concerned but I couldn't seem to find any comparisons. Apparently I didn't look hard enough.

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suspect bad cats are partially plugged and causing high backpressure procharged cars can overheat cats (from experience)
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Forgive my ignorance on the subject, but how does Ford & Chevrolet handle crankcase ventilation on Shelbys and LS Corvettes with SC engines? What does Roush do?


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