answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

A PCV valve is for positive crankcase ventilation. It is to keep crankcase pressure from building up in the engine. If it does it can cause seal leakage, air filter contamination and engine blowby.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2008-06-14 03:49:44
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is the purpose of a PCV valve on the 93 Acura Legend?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Where is the PCV valve located on a 1993 Acura Legend?

located in the top of the drivers side valve cover between the front and mibble coil.


Where is the PCV Valve on a 1989 Acura Legend?

It's on the front valve cover. The trick is you have to first remove the "breather chamber" by removing the 2 bolts on top. With the breather chamber cover off, you'll see the PCV valve screwed into the valve cover.


Where is the pcv valve in a 1997 Acura CL?

on the backside of the intake


Where is an Acura Vigor PCV valve located?

It is located on the top of the valve cover towards the rear of the engine.


Where is the PCV valve located on a 2001 Acura TL?

The PCV valve on the 2001 Acura TL is located on the top of the rear valve cover. It's easy to replace - simply pull it out by hand and remove the attached hose. You have to remove the black plastic cover on top of the engine to access it.


What is the purpose of the PVC valve?

A PVC Valve shuts off water A pcv valve is for positive crankcase ventilation in an engine


How do you replace the PCV valve on your 1986 Chevrolet Nova?

Pull upward on the hose that the PCV valve is in. The PCV valve will pull out of the hose. The PCV valve is located in the valve cover.


How do you change ford 500 PCV valve?

Disconnect the PCV valve tube from the PCV valve.Disconnect the PCV valve electrical connector if it has one.Turn the PCV valve counterclockwise to remove from the valve cover.To install, reverse the removal procedure.


How do you change PCV valve on 2004 F-150?

Remove the PCV valve retaining screws. Remove the PCV valve hose. Reverse the process to install the new PCV valve.


Why does a PCV valve keep making a rattling sound?

The PCV valve has a check ball in it, That's what you are hearing. REPLACE PCV VALVE


Where is the PCV valve located on 1999 elantra 2.0DOHC?

The PCV valve is located in the valve cover


Where is the PCV valve located on a ford 2.9L?

The pcv valve is on the passenger side valve cover

People also asked