E90Post
 


 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Powertrain and Drivetrain Discussions > N54 Turbo Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust Modifications - 335i > Best way to cap off tee on vacuum line.



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-12-2012, 04:14 AM   #1
zaheer
Captain
zaheer's Avatar
United Kingdom
25
Rep
861
Posts

 
Drives: E93 335i
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: London, UK

iTrader: (1)

Best way to cap off tee on vacuum line.

Hey guys,

About to install a AA BOV in my car, and heard people breaking the brass nipple on the manifold hen connecting the vacuum line. So I heard people saying don't touch that and instead cap off one of the other side where the Y tee is.

Is this the safest way? Also what Gould I use to cap one side of tee.. Normal tape?

Cheers
__________________
Appreciate 0
      05-12-2012, 07:32 AM   #2
gzim335
Captain
gzim335's Avatar
Montenegro
11
Rep
658
Posts

 
Drives: 07 e90n54-08 zx10r-lci328ix
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: staten island ny

iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2007/1 e90 335i  [1.00]
cut the line while on the niple with a blade very simple
__________________
2007/1 e90 335i jet black

jb4 g5 iso/race flash--rb turbos/rb pcv--bms occ--dci/scoops--cpe dp's corsa race full system--cpe ic--er cp/hks bov--trunk mount meth cm7/cm10--inline lpfp--kw v2/stoptech bbk f&r--m3 bits f&r,m3 fsb,wavetrack lsd--f14s nitto invo--lci conversion
Appreciate 0
      05-12-2012, 07:32 AM   #3
Scottycs
BMW OG
United_States
10
Rep
446
Posts

 
Drives: 09 335i
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Charlotte, NC

iTrader: (6)

Mine came off pretty easy, and I ran a new vacuum line. However my vacuum lines were glued to the diverter valves and I didn't realize, breaking one of the nipples off while trying to remove the line. Be prepared for a ton of oil in your charge pipe.
__________________
-Chris
2009 335i | Sport package | 6 speed MT | Me driving
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:48 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST