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PCV delete DIY cost<10£

POPOV Apr 20, 2012

  1. POPOV

    POPOV New Member

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    What do you think about this simple fix instead of spending money on a block of PCV plate?

    http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1#post75296241

    I have actually been thinking about doing it before finding this link and seeing that someone actually has done it. But naturally i would like to ensure the mod will work the same way as the block off plate does.



     
  2. MrLapou

    MrLapou Well-Known Member

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    Not sure I'd like to drive around with excess +ve pressure in the crank case engine.

    Why not simply cut the pipe and put a blank inbetween, then hose clip in place. That'll save using 2 extra clips.
    One thing I noticed was the guy used a screw driver to remove the plastic hoses's clips. All that's required is to squeeze the clips.

    I did my own PCV fix buying a metal body double check valve for £15. After 4 years it's still 100%.
    Easy to check vacuum and boost with the boost gauge installed on dash.
     
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