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Default mishimoto catch can wont bolt up

So I purchased the mishimoto carbon fiber catch can probably 4 months ago and have had it sitting in my room until yesterday when I installed my 180ts.
The bracket stays really close to the can. Its in an "L" shape, maybe 1/2inch out then 2 maybe 2 1/2 inch tall.. no angle just straight up and down.
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Sounds like a universal type catch can and you would have to Fab yourself a bracket that will tie into the one that came with it, If you google that catch can you will see images of what others have done according to the vehicle they were installing it in.
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I bought the black metal version of the Mishimoto catch can. I drilled out the threads for the drain plug in the bottom of the can and re-threaded it to accept a 1/4" pipe nipple. I then attached a 1/4" ball valve to that. I also ran a 7/16" outside diameter clear plastic tube from the inlet side of the fittings on the top of the can. The tube slides up into the fitting with a fairly tight fit and should not slip out. I ran the tube about half way down into the can into four copper mesh 3M company scrubbing pads to help condense and catch the oil vapors. I mounted it to the side of the bottom end of the factory air box by drilling bolt holes in line with the holes in the bracket. I also ran a two foot hose down from the valve on the bottom to facilitate draining into an oil pan under the vehicle when I change oil. I like the fact that it has a sight tube so you can easily see what the oil level is inside of the can and that it is much larger than the Billet Technologies can which holds only a few ounces of oil. It also costs much less even with my modifications added in. The supplied mounting bracket liked not so much!
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