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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Location for the PCV valve for a
It should look like this...maybe black now but, this is your pcv valve:
Shouold be coming off of a black hose from your valve cover to your air cleaner (Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve).
Posted on Mar 23, 2009
PCV is an acronym for positive crankcase ventilation.
The PCV Valve is a very common replacement item on many engines today. It's called the PCV valve for short but it stands for Positive Crankcase Ventilation. When your engine spins it many times collects pressure in the crankcase area, and it has to escape to relieve pressure on the motors bearings and seals. The PCV valve and PCV system is typically located near the intake manifold, and many times comes right off of the valve cover. It is very simple to replace the PCV valve, and you can do so by simply unscrewing it, and screwing in the new valve. We recommend using a little bit of teflon tape or paste to make sure you do not get any oil leaks.
Example (see picture below): 2,4 ltr. Audi V6 engine (BDV, AMM)
It's not difficult to replace PCV valve!
Posted on Sep 24, 2009
SOURCE: PCV valve for 2004 Hona CRV
poor advice on not replacing the PCV valve. Dirty throttle bodies, dirty oil re-introduced back into the crank case and less efficient valves are all serious concerns, particularly if the oil isn't changed regularly.
I wouldn't go over 60K without replacling it
Posted on Oct 21, 2009
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