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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Aug 2nd, 03, 07:30 AM Thread Starter
 
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I see that there is a blocked off vaccum nipple on the back side of my Edelbrock Torker intake, right below the mounting flange for the carb. THere is also a vaccum port on the carb, this is where the PCV valve was connected. My questions is: Can I block off the carb fitting and connect the PCV valve to the manifold fitting and accomplish the same thing? I would think they are both at the same vaccum "potential" of full manifod vaccum.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Aug 2nd, 03, 11:28 AM
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Scott,
Either fitting will work fine.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Aug 2nd, 03, 11:44 AM
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The PCV is usualy hooked up to the carb base while the manifold fitting is used frequently with power brakes and other vacuum accessories.

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