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post #1 of 3 Old 09-18-2010, 02:55 PM Thread Starter
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CCV mod idea-

ive been reading up on this and have a few questions. could i simply run a air compressor filter/media unit inline? my other thought was to have my friend re-do the threads to an extra aos i have. it looks like this
and simply allow the oil saturated to return to the engine.

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There's really not that much oil to deal with....

If you run the tubing up from the valve cover for a bit (you're supposed to go over the top, and behind, of the brake booster) whatever oil is being carried by the vapors kind of drains-back down the slope.

My truck has very little miles but it's been over a year and hasn't dripped a drop of oil from the end of the tube.
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the only thing i want going into my turbo is clean air from the filter. the only downside is the smell sitting at idle, doesn't bother me but I just had a friend comment about it yesterday. something along the lines of, "what the hell is that oil smell?!" i just laughed and told him my truck is how I like my women: loud, fast, and alittle stinky.
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