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Intake After Fiberglass Fenders

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by jdkeller, Dec 31, 2011.

  1. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    For those running the front All Pro fender flares like me or any other fiberglass for that matter, what did you guys do for the intake? Did you put the splash guard back up somehow? Make your own? Did nothing?

    I haven't done anything. But after a recent trip to Death Valley I looked in there in the fender and I was surprised how much dust and dirt was sitting right there. Well, not surprised. Just forgot all about preventing that. Any solutions? I have some in mind but would like to see what others have done.
     
  2. mgrande

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    You could try shooting ap an email. Im interested to find out the solution.
     
  3. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Good idea. About a year ago I looked at Sarah's truck and she did nothing. Just had it open to the elements like mine.
     
  4. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    08pretaco Almost there

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    mines wide open. drove through a shit ton a mud/rain and nothing got into my air box, stopped very very often to check because it was a shit storm out there
     
  6. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    I just peeked into the opening and saw a bunch of dirt. I'd like to put a little breathable box around it.
     
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    ya, i just make it a habit to tap the air filter out more frequent
     
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    Maybe look at a UMP or AFE canister style filter housing.
     
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    Yeah, and run a pre filter to be safe.
     
  10. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Yea I may go clean mine right now.
    I'll look into it. Thanks.
     
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    Where does the MAF hook up with that AFE kit? This essentially make it a hot air intake because it will draw air from under the hood?
     
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    This is just the filter housing. You are on you own for the rest. Also you can run it however you like. I want to get the UMP unit since our uses a paper filter but I well run the tube into the fender.
     
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    Def interested in this too.
     
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    That AFE one seems too big. I just want something that's small enough to mount in the fender well and be hidden.
     
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    Excuse for a snorkel?
     
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Snorkel on a prerunner creates never ending flaming. Lol. If I was 4x4 I wouldn't hesitate.
     
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    Nope. It has a box like a Tacoma. It had some vortex insert at some point but I don't know how well it worked.
     
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    Socalrunner Toyota Its Like A Jeep Thing Only Better

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