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      04-01-2009, 07:49 PM   #1
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Will a BOV throw any codes?

I searched and didn't find an answer so I'm assuming a BOV doesn't throw a code but I wanted to make sure before I consider purchasing one. Thanks.

Ps. Please don't turn this into a "BOV's are for ricers" or "Why not just get diverter valves" discussion unless there is really a valid point to be made.
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yes, it will throw the ricer code, warranty automatically void
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yes, it will throw the ricer code, warranty automatically void
Was that really necessary? And yes I'm aware that it will void warranty if I choose not to uninstall it for dealer visits. Thanks.
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Was that really necessary? And yes I'm aware that it will void warranty if I choose not to uninstall it for dealer visits. Thanks.
probably not
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no codes
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BOVs are for ricers why not get diverter valves?

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nah it wont throw a code
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BOV's are definitely not for ricers. They're for showing ricers how to do it with class
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The only way it will throw a code if it is set to soft (leak) or too stiff (overboost).

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