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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Mar 19th, 03, 06:50 PM Thread Starter
 
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Is it a good idea to plug the pcv port on the carb.and just use a breather in each valve cover?Also should I have to re-jet the carb if so?And about how many sizes?It is a 650 holley man.sec.double squirt,and dual plane,350.It seems like its a little fat right now.I have never taken the carb.apart since bought new and I dont know what the jet size is.Thanks for any help with this. [img]smile.gif[/img]
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Mar 19th, 03, 07:08 PM
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I would leave the PCV valve installed and working. It will keep your crankcase cleaner by extracting vapors, and will keep the outside of your engine cleaner by minimizing the leaks.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Mar 20th, 03, 03:32 PM
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Keep it hooked up or you will have oil vapor blowing out the breathers and making a mess in short order. PCV is a good thing. Been there, done that, the t-shirt don't fit anymore [img]graemlins/clonk.gif[/img]

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