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Old 06-26-2011, 04:55 PM   #1
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Default valve cover breather

Hi, i have a 65' I6. Just wondering what would happen if i were to replace the breather on the valve cover with a regular cap without a breather.

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Old 06-26-2011, 05:23 PM   #2
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Fresh air needs to come in the valve cover, which is drawn through the PCV valve, back into the intake. If you block that off, you will create issues for the motor.
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Old 06-26-2011, 07:10 PM   #3
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Like most things on the engine, that breather serves a specific purpose. Don't plug it.
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Old 06-26-2011, 09:20 PM   #4
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Gotcha! on to find a filter.

Thanks for the quick help.
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