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L98 Intake Manifold Has Oil

Discussion in 'VE Holden Commodore (2006 - 2013)' started by Nick C, Jun 18, 2019.

  1. Nick C

    Nick C Member

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    I have a SS-V with the L98 engine

    I was cleaning the throttle body and the air intake and I noticed that the Intake Manifold was loaded with oil inside.

    I have been losing oil every couple of thousand KM.

    Is this a PCV issue?
    Is there a fix for it?

    TIA
     
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    Yip pcv is the cause of it, which is normal and u can fit an aftermarket catch can to stop it
     
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    U can spray upper engine cleaner into the intake with the car running to clean the crap out of the inlet manifold
     
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    What kind of upper engine cleaner?
     
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    Subaru upper engine cleaner is good can get it from places like repco, super cheap auto etc
     

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