Help me identify this engine part please

Laura Halbrader

Asked by Dec 10, 2015 at 12:20 PM about the 2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8

Question type: General

It broke and I cant figure out what it is called

3 Answers


It is the PCV valve.

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Yep PCV valve

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Laura Halbrader

The pcv valve is on the left side of that photo and not visible. I was really stumped so i took it to the auto parts store and one of the employees determined that it is the crankcase breather hose elbow. It just connects the breather hose to the air intake duct. I replaced it for 3 bucks :-)

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