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This is a discussion on "The BIG BOV thread" (Where all bov question threads get merged) within the Engine Modifications forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; haha i did that mod wayy back in the day. my car died on the freeway because of it. it ...

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    haha i did that mod wayy back in the day. my car died on the freeway because of it. it also ran like crap and stalled all the time.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SrAsCaL36
    Congrats on performing a really stupid task. Just so you know the stock BOV leaks slightly at idle i believe for correct MAF readings. I woudnt be suprised if you stall eveytime you throw the car in neutral
    i have an aftermarket maf

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaxrex
    Not trying to be rude, but you said worthwhile, how exactly are you benefiting from this again?
    its loud, really loud. i was chilling in the parking lot today and a kid with an RX-7 asked me what kind of BOV i had because it sounded so good. i told him it was a "Gheeto-Fab Performance INC. BOV"
    hahaha

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    I'm afraid the humor is lost on me....
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    look fellas, no need for flaming me or whatever. my car runs perfectly fine, so no need for that.

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    Ghetto mod from a Genious,,, Can you say Oxy Moron
    dude one time i tried to put the trailer bully into the coiler, and I got all messed up

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    Quote Originally Posted by cameroncarnes
    look fellas, no need for flaming me or whatever. my car runs perfectly fine, so no need for that.
    So you're not running a MAF based system then right?


    Also the stock bov may stick partially open when not under heavier loads. If that occurs you're going to run lean.


    but it sounds cool!

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    people.... people....... it's not a BOV, or Diverter Valve, IT'S A BYPASS VALVE!!!


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    Bov

    I have a 2005 WRX and i was just wondering if i put on a BOV on a stock engine, would i lose performance.

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    type the title of this thread in the search box and read for hours,,, n00b
    dude one time i tried to put the trailer bully into the coiler, and I got all messed up

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    nuff said...dont install one
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    weee
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    I still want to see some pics!

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    you should buy two bov's. One you will have to put on the intake, one will go on the exhaust.

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