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I am getting my car back this weekend, and going to drive it around 800 miles home. If a catch can in necessary, the car is going to be drove home without one. I will put one on when I get home, if need be.
 

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I am getting my car back this weekend, and going to drive it around 800 miles home. If a catch can in necessary, the car is going to be drove home without one. I will put one on when I get home, if need be.
"Necessary" is probably not the right word; after all, Lotus didn't put catch cans on the Exige S. "A really good idea" is more like it. The amount of blowby is a function of boost and rpm, so if you're worried just take it easy until you install the cans.
 

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I dont have catch cans. Have had the vf2 for about 6 months. Took off intercooler last week. A thick oil coating on inside of pipework. Will be adding catch cans. I dont think it does any damage not to have, you just have to clean everything once a year or intercooler performance will be affected.
 

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You will be fine. Just drive it home then look at the back of your car. If covered with oil then you need a catch can. :)

Mine is much cleaner with it. Just make sure to check them and your oil level if you are getting blow by.
 

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VF2 BLOWBY

I have catch cans with my vf2, had them since na.
Every oil change I get ~1/2 cup....more if tracked.

I drive pretty hard on the street though.
 
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