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deck plate?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by toytaco85, Aug 12, 2009.

  1. toytaco85

    toytaco85 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ive seen a lot of talk about a deck plate mod....what exactly is that? ive tried looking through everything on here to see what it was, but no luck finding an explanation.
     
  2. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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  3. toytaco85

    toytaco85 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    cool, thanks man, i think i will try that. doesnt seem that hard to do
     
  4. neslerrah

    neslerrah Who needs 4WD?

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    It is pretty easy. I did this MOD in 15 mins. for one of my friends. Good luck!
     
  5. toytaco85

    toytaco85 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ill shoot for 45 haha....you can get the deck plate at some sort of marine store?
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Yes. Most marie stores sell them.
     
  7. neslerrah

    neslerrah Who needs 4WD?

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    How big are you going to make the hole?:D 6 inches?
     
  8. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4" is the best size
     
  9. toytaco85

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    i guess i didnt know i had options? but if 4 is the way to go, thats what ill do
     
  10. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Deck plates come in a variety of sizes...from 3" all the way up to over 12". :)
     
  11. neslerrah

    neslerrah Who needs 4WD?

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    4 inches sound good!:thumbsup:
     
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    I love finding these simple cheap mods :) def going to do this to my future truck!
     
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    Niknaq Phightin Phils 2008 Champs

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    ^ not sure if you can do it to a 2nd gen.
     
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    has anyone actually done this to a 2nd gen? it sounds interesting.
     
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  16. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Not sure. Post a pic of the air box.
     
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    going to give it a go on my 2.4l
     
  18. InfidelTaco

    InfidelTaco No better friend,No worse enemy...

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    I tried looking at every possible way to get one on. No go for 2nd gen. Someone on CT tried it with piping that led to the bumper grill but complained of sucking in debri. Just do an elbow mod and and 2nd filter delete. AFE pro dry is also another add on option.

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