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Old 10-09-2007, 08:10 PM
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Oil catch can dilemma

Engine bay is tight, where I'm gonna install it???

Don't want to loose the Cruise control actuator or anything else.
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Old 10-09-2007, 08:15 PM
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weapon R makes one that is really thin so give it a look man
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Looking at your engine bay(Something that i'm in awe of how clean and proper it looks ), you're right, it's a tight fit. I was going to suggest put it next to the battery, next to the distributor, but you would have no way of holding it up...

How about the firewall? The catch can wont be visible unless your peer over, but im sure you can zip tie it somehow...
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heres a link to weapon r. the evo one looks thin enough to fit on the fire wall but check them all out.

http://www.weapon-r.com/english/inde...ndex&cPath=489
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Thanks for the link Miz but I've already ordered a Cusco unit which is vertically mounted.

Prelude 13...thanks for the comment, I was looking at the firewall directly behind the IM but in order to mount it there I would probably have to remove the IM itself. I've considered relocating the battery to the trunk. That would free up tons of space, enough for the catch can and possibly an oil filter relocation
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Instead of relocating the battery and seeing you like to be meticulous with your engine bay, how about getting one of those Odyssey slim batteries? then you can fit the catch can and have a super cleaner look...just a thought...
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^Odyssey slim batt eh? Sounds like a good idea, I'll look into that. Thanks
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They look like this:


(If you can find it )

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http://www.batterymart.com/p-odyssey...j-battery.html





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damn that's an idea. I need a new battery too. mine died from keepin the alarm on and not driving her for over a week.
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