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Old 05-08-2012, 04:27 PM   #386
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Originally Posted by zx3matt View Post
Did you try to see if the stock lid would fit?
The steeda air filter is about a half inch to long for it to close all the way, i could either trim the rubber seal on the air filter, it is pretty big, cutting it in half would make it have enough space.

I could have put it on but it wouldnt have closed all the way on that side, maybe if i cut some off the top box to make a hole for it to fit through. It is close to fitting but not quite.

Considering that that sell it as an open design as is the fswerks and k&n I am not too worried about problems, but I do plan on trying to make some sort of lid and heat shield. Probably something like the fswerks heat shield closer to the engine and another aluminum or fiberglass/cf piece as the actual lid that seals it closed.

I am not done with it, I just did what i could with the time I had available last weekend. So this will be an ongoing project.
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