Re: [DML] Unprotected DeLorean Ignition Circuit
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Re: [DML] Unprotected DeLorean Ignition Circuit



If the PCV side is plugged, you will get oil fumes going into 
the "clean" side of the air filter since it has to go somewhere. This 
is also a symptom of an engine with excessive blow-by, i.e. too much 
combustion gases getting past the rings. You see this on engines with 
a lot of internal wear, bad/cracked rings, broken piston. 

Dave S

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Farrar <fhudkins@...> wrote:
>
> David,
> 
> Now that I think of it, the car was getting oil on the air filter 
before 
> the carburetor was installed. Not much oil at all, but isn't oil on 
an 
> air filter a sign of a failing PCV valve?
> 
> Farrar Hudkins
> #2613 "Sparky"
> 
> David Teitelbaum wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > I have another possible theory. Assume this happened on a 


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