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post #1 of 7 Old 11-04-2010, 06:19 PM Thread Starter
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time for my diy intake

has anyone done a write up or have any pics or demensions i can run off to build my intake. thanks again, cody

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Its so simple you dont even need pics. take out the old air box, get a 4" diameter piece of pvc tubing.....about 4 inches long or so. insert one end of the pvc into the old intake tube and the other end into the new air filter....very easy. but if pics are what you need, just search a little more on the forum and you will find exactly what you are looking for. Good luck!

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Here is what mine looks like. Super simple like maddog said. I have a red riff raff filter cover on it now.

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and yes actually someone has
DIY Intake



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sweet i got 4in exhaust layin arpund and a main auto parts which sells wix on my road so ill get my filter and mock itup tomorrow. does the new large filter just sit ontop on the fender where the stock box was. do i remove the box and just lay it there did anyone have an easy and clean way to hold it down? thanks tons of great info and help!!

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I cut it all out of there. I'll get a pic this evening.
Personally I'd use a Baldwin or Donaldson filter since they are water resistant.
Also do the Zoodad mod to get the best out of this.
Mounting Band for 8-1/2" Air Cleaner or Muffler - PowderCoat I got that to keep it up off the fender and get a little more air flow.
T-Bolt Clamp for 4" ID Intake Hoses
Constant-Torque Hose Clamp 3.75"-4.625"
I'd also get one of those kinds of clamps to hold the air filter on the exhaust tubing because the end of that filter is hard. A normal hose clamp won't cut it.



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Mine just sits in there without being held down. It looks like the hood presses down on it. Its not going anywhere.

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DIY air intake
Straight exhaust to 5" mitre stacks
Stancor GPR
Tru-Cool Max trans cooler
Phantom II Boost, trans temp and Pyro gauges
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Foil delete
2005 grille conversion
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