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Old 12-01-2011, 01:05 PM   #70
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Originally Posted by S0C0nFused View Post
What would you think of this. Top Speed sells a PCV valve block off plate (metal). That with a copper flare fitting, and using soft copper tubing to eliminate the 'rubber' altogether.
The idea of replacing the PCV hose with something that will not fail, will be a great improvement and should be done.

Hose connection on back of intake manifold that needs to be connected to:

After installing the Gates hose, thinking I should have installed a metal tube between the hose bends for a more durable assembly. Just a thought.

The cracks on the original hose looked like they could have been caused from the hose cycling like a bellows and eventually cracking the hose in several locations.
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