Blow off valve -     subaru gift, subaru calendar


Go Back > Legacy Technical > Engine, Power, & Performance

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-10-2014, 07:11 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 9
Default Blow off valve

Can I put a blow of valve on my 05 LGt stock turbo?
0LGT5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 07-11-2014, 09:12 AM   #2
Senior Member
TSi+WRX's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Cleveland/Shaker Hts., OH - USA
Posts: 2,268

Use a 100% recirculated bypass valve or a 50/50 hybrid setup instead - both will keep the ECU happier (the latter more than the former). Regardless, your vehicle *may* experience variable driveability issues with either: there's no telling what will happen - some experience severe driveability issues, others, virtually nothing.

Since you already have an aftermarket intake on the vehicle an aftermarket BOV may either make your overall auditory experience either more interesting or more boring - again, there's no telling.

My LGT on its Perrin conical SRI, with factory BPV, breathed like Darth Vader and was quite an auditory treat for someone like me, who likes those kinds of noises that a vehicle makes....

When I switched to a Blitz SS BOV, all those noises went away, and was replaced with audible noise only when actually venting.

I did not have any driveability issues with the Blitz SS BOV set to full vent, but again, YMMV.
<-- I love Winky, my "periwinkle" (ABP) LGT! - Allen / Usual Suspect "DumboRAT" / One of the Three Stooges

Me: '16 Outback 2.5i Limited
Wifey: '16 WRX Premium CVT
7th Subaru Family
TSi+WRX is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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 -8. The time now is 11:28 PM.

Subaru and Legacy are trademarks of Fuji Heavy Industries and are used here for identification purposes o­nly. The comments and content are property of their posters.

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2010, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Designed & Powered by Domain Architect