NM Engineering Catch Tank is machined from billet 6061 aluminum alloy and anodized for stealth and added surface durability. The NM tank catches the oil and moisture in the blow-by gas that can cause carbon and sludge build-up in the turbo, intake system and the engine. Every piece of the kit can be disassembled for thorough cleaning and servicing.
The NM Engineering Catch Tank kit also features the Patent Pending Locking Clip system for securing the billet adapters to the OEM plastic fittings. It allows installer to simply slip the adapter onto the OE fitting and the clip will snap in place keeping the adapter from backing out.
The kit includes block-off plug for the rear PCV port.
MINI dealer service charges 5-6 hours ($600-700) to clean your intake port from carbon build-up caused by the oil/moisture circulating back into the internal. This procedure is 'recommended' around 60-70,000 miles, after your warranty expires.
N14 Engine Application
Fits the following;
R55 Mini Cooper S Clubman
R55 Mini Cooper JCW Clubman
R56/58 Mini Cooper S Hardtop & Coupe
R56/58 Mini Cooper JCW Hardtop & Coupe
R57/59 Mini Cooper S Convertible & Roadster
R57/59 Mini Cooper JCW Convertible & Roadster