What is a catch can on a Corvette?

Oil catch cans are simple devices that can greatly benefit direct-injected engines. They prevent oil and other contaminants from causing buildup inside your engine's intake manifold. via

Is a catch can worth it?

A catch can is recommended if you aren't proactive in decarbonizing your engine, and maintaining clean piston rings, as it will help prevent some problems. If you decide that a catch can is good insurance, and worth the expense, definitely buy only a quality one. via

Is it worth installing an oil catch can?

The answer is yes. While a catch can won't stop every last particle of contaminant from entering the intake manifold and coating the valves in a direct-injection engine, the less unwanted buildup the better. via

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What is the disadvantage of oil catch can?

It's a good idea in principle, with the one downside being potentially coating the inlet plumbing's guts with an oily residue of formerly aerosolised oil, fuel, water and sundry skungy crap from the crankcase. On its own, this is not a disaster. via

Why would I need a catch can?

Catch cans / oil separators are used to separate oil droplets from the air circulating from the engine breather and then through the intake system. via

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What is the purpose of a dual catch can?

A Dual Catch Can is used to tap into an alternate evacuation suction source. This source is usually at a location just in front, or upstream of the throttle body. The second dual valve connects to your cold assembly intake or if it a turbo application connect it to your turbo inlet. via

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