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Default DIY Vacuum canister - 04-01-2018, 10:12 AM

I broke a nipple off of one of my vacuum canisters when replacing my valve cover gasket. I know some say they aren't needed, but I thought it'd be fun to make one. I drilled 1/2" holes in each cap with a stepped drill bit, I was worried it might catch and crack with a regular drill bit. The stepped drill bit worked perfectly. This should work temporarily until a new one gets here. I bought unions as well in case this doesn't work. I attached a picture of my receipt too if anybody else needs to make one.
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Default 04-25-2018, 02:54 AM

That’s pretty cool right there!
How did it perform?
Thanks for sharing.


Chet (Kids name for my car) is a 2008 535i Sport+, JB4 G5 ISO, MHD BEF (pump), AFE Cold Air intake, VRSF CP, (genuine) VRSF D-P, Tial BOV, BMS OCC
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