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just a quick question... identify this pipe please?

5l4y3r10 Oct 12, 2012

  1. 5l4y3r10

    5l4y3r10 Member

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    ok cant upload a photo but should be easy for someone... i have a audi a3 aum 1.8 2003 facelift. i have been driving the car for about a week and thought there has been a boost leak so just had a quick look.

    from the hockypuck you have a pipe coming out the splits into 2, one goes into the top of the head and the other goes underneath, i believe it goes to the intake mani by the throttle body, however where it goes down from the hocky puck just after where it splits into two there is a huge crack all down the side of it. obv i will be getting a new one but what do i need to buy and does this hold boost? basically, has this been my problem? cheers tom
     
  2. Gops

    Gops Badger 5 Edition VCDS Map User Gold Supporter Audi S3

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    Yes part of the PCV system and it'll make a difference if split. My advice is check for others whilst your there as you'll probably find more leaks! The part number I can't remember but go to your local tps and they'll order another for you!
     
  3. 5l4y3r10

    5l4y3r10 Member

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    ok thanks alot, will do tomorrow, so does it hold boost pressure as does seem very flimsy. may have to get rid and get a catch can.
     
  4. vrbob

    vrbob Thats no Moon, Thats a space station!

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    You have a pm :)
     

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