Recent Topics
Aluminum Alloy Lug Nuts?
by Johnny248
07/23/14 10:32 AM
Comparing two Mobil1 5w30 synthetic oils.
by Proxyon
07/23/14 10:19 AM
Xterra dislike of PureOne oil filter
by tymeador
07/23/14 08:59 AM
Recommend Filter
by wrf01a
07/23/14 07:18 AM
Oil Questions (Mower)
by tony1679
07/23/14 04:18 AM
New 0W-20 and 5W-20 full syn MaxLife
by HX520W
07/23/14 01:23 AM
TRC Engine Oils
by Merkava_4
07/23/14 12:46 AM
Fords new 2.7 vs Chevy 5.3 vs Dodge 3.0 Diesel
by mcrn
07/22/14 11:50 PM
Suggested Oil/Filter Combination?
by G_Dub
07/22/14 11:27 PM
I Am Selling My Engine Shop We Made The Deal Today
by crazyoildude
07/22/14 11:02 PM
Oil ingredients displayed on back of bottles.
by Hoofhearted
07/22/14 10:52 PM
Mobil 1 EP Oil Filters
by lukejo
07/22/14 10:38 PM
Newest Members
Gocoloco, Proxyon, malone55, EAGLE7, Davidedaniel
50723 Registered Users
Who's Online
103 registered (29662, 01_celica_gt, 05LGTLtd, 440Magnum, 123Saab, 7 invisible), 2045 Guests and 243 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
50723 Members
64 Forums
216672 Topics
3409959 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG

Page 3 of 3 < 1 2 3
Topic Options
#2555872 - 03/03/12 05:49 PM Re: saturn pcv question [Re: Dakota1820]
OVERKILL Offline


Registered: 04/28/08
Posts: 25633
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: chevyboy14
Overk1ll the link just took me back to this thread LOL


I know wink

To a post I made about how an evac system works.
_________________________
Network Engineer
02 Expedition
01 BMW ///M5
05 Forester XT

Top
#2556226 - 03/03/12 11:11 PM Re: saturn pcv question [Re: Dakota1820]
Dakota1820 Offline
formerly chevyboy14


Registered: 04/28/11
Posts: 3894
Loc: missouri usa
Can you show me a picture I've never seen one . I understand negative pressure ect. But I've never seen ine
_________________________
2004 Honda civic vp -m1 5w30
1998 Saturn sl2 -mobil super 5000 5w30


Top
#2556236 - 03/03/12 11:20 PM Re: saturn pcv question [Re: Dakota1820]
OVERKILL Offline


Registered: 04/28/08
Posts: 25633
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: chevyboy14
Can you show me a picture I've never seen one . I understand negative pressure ect. But I've never seen ine


A picture of what? An evac pump or? The setups are all different depending on what it is for, what kind of setup it is (home rigged or store bought purpose-built) and the budget for building it.

On an engine as small as yours, something as small as the electric caddy pump hooked up to your crankcase should provide enough suction to make a difference. Whether that difference is enough to affect your oil consumption or not, well, that's the test.

EDIT:

This is the "inexpensive" evac setup. It is also illegal for street use (uses the exhaust). It uses the scavenging of the exhaust (ports in the headers) to draw the gasses out of the crankcase and create vacuum.



(oh no, an evil Ford engine!)
_________________________
Network Engineer
02 Expedition
01 BMW ///M5
05 Forester XT

Top
Page 3 of 3 < 1 2 3