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Old 05-30-2012, 12:34 AM
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Whistling noise from valve cover breather

Under a certain load (about half throttle), I always hear an annoying whistling noise which I determined is coming from the valve cover breather port. Anyone else have the same annoyance and find a way to rid of or muffle this sound? Yes it's from my Civic but Prelude forums generally host more intelligent personnel than Civic forums
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

you could always turn up the radio


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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

its your turbo
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

My lude does the same thing but I haven't tried fixing it
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

Oil pump is going out :c
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

Just put some hot glue in the breather tube. no air coming through means no whistle. check to make sure there is nothing in there or clogging it up. if that don't work then put a mini breather filter on maybe.
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

all 3 of the Preludes that I have owned do the same thing with a CAI on it.
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Re: Whistling noise from valve cover breather

Ya its a annoying freakin sound aint it my lude didnt do it until I removed the emissions stuff
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