"Ford Warrior" wrote
> 1995 Ford E250 4.9L L6 cargo van 176k miles.
> I just bought a new pcv valve for this van with the intention of replacing
> it, but even after looking at both the Haynes and the Chilton manuals.. I
> still cannot figure out where the thing is located. The manuals basically
> just say 'the pcv valve is here' and they show some artist rendition of the
> valve.. yet with no explanation of where 'here' is.. I've been looking all
> around the engine compartment with no luck in finding the thing. Would
> appreciate some pointers and please keep in mind im still a beginner when
> it comes to this stuff.
On your 1995 FORD TRUCK E250 3/4 TON VAN, the PCV VALVE is:
FRONT SEATING AREA, CENTER, UNDER ENGINE COVER,
MOUNTED IN TOP OF REAR VALVE COVER
There's also this diagram of the intake:
# 7 is the PCV vacuum fitting. Follow its hose under the manifold and
it should lead right to the PCV valve.