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Old 05-13-2012, 09:14 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by timboslice View Post
i know bryan did that. i don't know how he cut perfect pieces of plastic but it looks good. i think i'm going to do this. is there any downsides to this aftermarket filter mod? i have a used 'poweradder' filter i got for free but i'd need a coupler to connect it.
You have chance to get more hot air to the filter if it's open like what I did. Which is why I left in the snorkel and I plan to make some aluminum walls for the back side sometime.

Originally Posted by timboslice View Post
that's a good idea. i like what the dude did on the svt. if i did something like that, maybe with closed sides, would that be fine for the radiator?
probably but it make take away air that comes in under the hood for both the engine and intake. I dunno....
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