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i ppl , im doing a Z6 swap into my EK , and i noticed that the z6 Tb have a FITV into his bottom , but the intake manifold that i bought from a D16Z9 dont have a extra coolant line to fit in the FITV , so i ask you if i can eliminate this valve ? what anomalie can i cause from that? thx ppl
 

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It's only needed for cold starts, and even then, it's questionable... The Y8 doesn't have one from factory, and I don't think it has any kind of equivilent either...

Also, blocking it off supposedly drops your intake charge temp since the TB is not being warmed up by your coolant anymore...
 
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