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Old 09-18-2005, 12:46 AM   #1
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Volant installed!

Hey people my friend and i just put the volant in my car but we had trouble lol. Those screws holding maf house to the box would not work with us lol. So we didnt use the washer locks so we could get the thread to catch. Also the one screw looks like it went in crooked or at a slight angle but it seems to be a good fit on the box despite the crapy screw. Another question i have is why dont they have something that screws the box down like the stock one is screwed to the platform, i guess it just rests like that because the battery is up against it.I just want you people to know that my idle is not rough anymore and is smooth. The intake sounds really nice just how you guys described it with the deep growl. The only worry i have is with the one screw going in kind of crooked so holla at me if you think thats bad. Thanks all and my digital camera is broke but im going to try to get pics up some how. Later!


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Old 09-18-2005, 12:51 AM   #2
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Sounds good, show us some pics later!
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Old 09-18-2005, 09:51 AM   #3
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Aslong as you have a good seal between the box and the MAF you should be fine. I would check it occasionally and see if it loosens up over time or not. If it does, you could get a new screw.
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Old 09-18-2005, 01:10 PM   #4
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i have a question, my crankcase tube did not stay in properly, like the tube was to short or something so i had to put some duct tape on it to make sure it doesnt pop out. Now what does this tube actually do, am i going to run into any serious problems if it wasnt on? and justfocus did yours go in ok?
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Old 09-18-2005, 05:27 PM   #5
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That's the breather tube. I had to wrestle it in there, but once you mess with the tube a bit, it goes in. I think it's for the PCV and oil will go through there if you have too much in the car. Also, you can get a catch can and not have it connected to the airbox.
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I had similar issues with the screws < I bought mine used and was for different application> So I went and bought some longer ones and drilled the holes all the way through. I then applied teflon tape for seal and used longer nuts and bolts to secure fitment.
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yeah you have to play around with the tubing. Volant is a great intake but those people arent worth shit for fitmenship. I am mad about the screws and then my friend calls me to tell me that he saw white smoke or something coming out of my exhaust?!?!!? I swear nothing comes right with cars lol. So i just started my car up to see the smoke and i didnt really see much of anything so now im freaking out haha. I think im going to run it to the dealership to see whts up. Help me out with some advice if you all can. Later!
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^^^run it to the dealership....LOL what is that going to do. Word of advice, if you just put a mod on your car, and you think its having problems.....dont go to the dealership, they will probably just laugh at you and do nothing. One time your friend said something was coming out and you say you havent seen anything...i wouldnt worry much about it unless you actually see it and its excessive, no point in going to the dealership and having to pay for them to do nothing
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^^^ true dat. Dealerships suck as far as charging you for nothing. My mom had gotten a blub changed in her GMC Envoy and she was charged over $50. Shes not the brightest at all times
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