Oil in the IC hose?

Bernie Benz b.m.benz at prodigy.net
Mon Mar 4 21:49:58 EST 2002

 Brett Dikeman <brett at cloud9.net> wrote:
> LLtek has a carbon fiber Brillo holder, adds at least 5hp....
> "but seriously, folks!", Bernie's on the money with this one, the
> most common source is by far the CCV system.  You can -almost-
> completely eliminate the problem by installing Total Seal rings, but
> that requires a tad bit of work :-)
Years ago I used gapless Total Seal rings on a Lancia twin cam with inital
success, but never put 200K on the engine to evaluate its longevity.
> One inventive lad built a separator out of PVC pipe and several
> (plastic) scouring pads.  I might have opted for the wire ones(won't
> melt/easier to clean I would guess.)
> How much does it cut back on oil in the intake, Bernie?  A noticeable
> difference?
Works great!  It never broke. so I've never looked.

> Brett
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