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Old 05-02-2013, 09:35 AM   #1
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how to clean plenum?

i removed the IAC to clean it up and i see dirty gunk in the plenum? how do i clean that?
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looks like this inside .

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I've heard from several ford techs that the plenums have a special coating on the inside and should not be cleaned with a throttle body cleaner, I'm not 100% sure though. And that hole is where you PCV valve from you passenger side valve cover plugs in, when you have oil tere it usually is a sign that it needs replacing
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i removed the IAC to clean it up and i see dirty gunk in the plenum? how do i clean that?
There's a special tb cleaner for fords I had some once but don't remember what it's called
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Just get you a good ol can of throttle body cleaner and remove your intake tube .. Open up your throttle body up and clean it out!

Or remove it and clean it if your not comftrble
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OP,

The best thing to do is remove it and clean everything out with a wet cloth. There's really no need for any hard chemicals, they just make the cleaning process easier. Clean up all the oil you can with it removed, and you'll be fine!

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ok thanks alot guys appreciate the help

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I've heard from several ford techs that the plenums have a special coating on the inside and should not be cleaned with a throttle body cleaner, I'm not 100% sure though. And that hole is where you PCV valve from you passenger side valve cover plugs in, when you have oil tere it usually is a sign that it needs replacing
what needs replacing ? the pcv valve?
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ok thanks alot guys appreciate the help

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what needs replacing ? the pcv valve?
Yes the PCV valve
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Yes the PCV valve
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You can do this mod. It will keep the oil from going back into the plenum.

http://www.americanmuscle.com/moroso...or-9604gt.html
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