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Old 21 Mar 2008, 06:01 pm
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Default i have a 2004 honda civic si?

my question is can i add a blow off valve in my car with out purchasing a turbokit????
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Old 21 Mar 2008, 06:16 pm
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my question is why would you want a blow off valve in a civic anyway dude
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Old 21 Mar 2008, 06:31 pm
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What would be the purpose of the valve if your engine isn't turbocharged? Blow off valves release the pressure from the compressor. If you just want the cool noise it makes, then no, you can't do it.
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Old 21 Mar 2008, 06:46 pm
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wow.... why would y ou want to do such a thing? yes u can add a fake blow offvalve to make it sound like a turbo but its so gayyy why would u want too? be a real G and get a turbokit...
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Old 21 Mar 2008, 07:01 pm
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NO, the blow off valve works off of positive pressure from the actual turbo, not vacuum which a naturally aspirated car has. the pressure from the impeller spinning creating boost releases when the clutch pedal is pressed causing the PSSHHHHH sound you hear. Without the positive pressure you will NEVER get this sound.
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Old 21 Mar 2008, 07:16 pm
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of course you wont do anything...but go for it...
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