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OIL IN AIR CLEANER PUDDLED UNTIL CLOUD OF SMOKE IN EXHUAST (intermitent) replaced PCV VALVE much better however still moist in air cleaner 3 quarts of oil 2100 miles (ie) 1 quart/700 miles previous owner claims new rings and main bearings runs great 47 to 52 mpg could the PCV valve be in backwards ?

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Get the car warmed up and let idle and pull the pvc hose out and watch how much smoke is comming out of the valve cover. then rev it up and see how much comes out. it sure soulnd like blow by to me.

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  • hick_fix Sep 11, 2008




    can not be put in backwards


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