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Oil catch can 19mm where from?

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    Hi guys/gals not been on in a while, moved into our own place, not had Internet ect ect

    i may be selling up due to having to do a lot more miles on top of all the new bills and stuff

    so I have decided to sort it's problems out and going to start with the pcv leaks, going to simplify it and use catch can, but where can I get one from? I have found loads on the bay but none have 19mm inlet and outlets

    Many thanks for all your support over the last year and a half ish
    this is by far the best forum around and everyone is great

    much love Ronnie
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    I used a 15mm one and used the **** hose supplied as a sleeve so 19mm hose clamped tight been fine for a good while now mate
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    Have you got a link to the one you have?
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    Awesome gti do a smart looking stealth can and integrated engineering do one also
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    I use the same can as A3lee has and mine works really well.
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    Going make my own as i don't like the one i have now
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    Is 750 cc big enough?
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    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp?

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    It all depends on your engine spec and the milage you do but all you have to do is empty it every week
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    There expensive for what they are , If I owned my S3 whilst doing my apprenticeship I'd have done the same.
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    Mate, just buy an cheap black ebay one and just put some synthetic wire wool inside it which you can buy from B&Q/Homebase for about £3 - and it wont rust.
    You'll be able to buy the catch can, t-piece, clamps, and hoses for the cost of just that catch can linked above.

    Your selling the car anyway, so dont go mental.
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