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post #36 of (permalink) Old 06-27-2014
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Originally Posted by Fat Boss View Post
I'm surprised no one has mentioned that oil in the intake is lowering your effective octane rating for the air / fuel mixture. That is the main reason to run a catch can or breather.

This is not my writeup, but Jimmy did a great job here. I have a system identical to this.

(Boss Ch. 11) Underhood mods «

Works well as you can see, LOL.

You are so right. Keeping oil out of the combustion chamber is a step in the right direction with regards to fuel octane matters .And keeping ANY oil, out of the combustion chamber is well worth it, in my old school, what do I know, opinion.

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