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Old 12-24-2009, 08:01 AM
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EBPV and the Cold

ok I know how the valve works and all but with straight pipe exhaust its annoying at times. Was wondering if someone could tell me how much this valve actually helps. I live in alaska so temps can get down in the negatives. I am thinking about doing the mod to take it out but if it keeps the engine from warming up at all I dont want to. Even with the cold it takes awhile to warm up. Will disabling the valve make a huge difference or what? Also it cant be good for my mileage since I feel the difference in horsepower when it is engaged and when its not.
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Old 12-24-2009, 08:10 AM
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from what i understand it doesnt make that much difference...x2 on the annoying part haha sounds like a huge hair dryer haha
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The colder you are the more difference it makes!! I would leave it alone!!
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