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Old 12-24-2010, 09:32 AM
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Originally Posted by GTyankee View Post
nice looking setup, i have yet to install mine, i have been researching a different hose setup
if i could only find a PCV valve that was made of metal instead of plastic, i could make the changes that i want to make

after more research, a SMOG ONLY shop told me that the Catch Can would be a considered a MODIFICATION of the smog system, & that is not allowed in California, so it would NOT pass the visual inspection, even if it reduced emissions even more than the factory install. Then he told me that in 4 or 5 years when i would have to get my first smog inspection, the smog laws would be changed again, possibly in my favor.

I'll likely go ahead & install it for now, as it came in the box, although i wanted to go with threaded hose fittings
Just keep the original hose and put it on for inspections, should not be a big deal?
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