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Snorkal???

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by sandman427, Nov 18, 2009.

  1. Nov 18, 2009 at 11:49 AM
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    sandman427

    sandman427 [OP] KR FAB

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    Ay I see all the snorkals people are running in there trucks... And I know it's obviosly used for keeping water out of the intake while submerged... But I came accross someone the other day who has one on his preunner and said he actually put it on cuz the truck will run cleaner..?? Instead of having a the intake closer to the bottom... It could be up top so it could take the cleaner air as opposed to all the dust and shit from the bottom..?? Does this make sense or am I completely talking outta my ass haha
     
  2. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:19 PM
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    bump... anyone know..??
     
  3. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:27 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I have a couple of friends that have installed a snorkle for that very reason.
     
  4. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:30 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    when running trails, a snorkel allows the engine to breathe air above the dust level from the vehicles in front.
     
  5. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:31 PM
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    but does it work or a waste of money..?? i have a AEM intake... can the snorkal work with it..??? or is an intire new intake sytem..??? thanks for the help...
     
  6. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:35 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Yes it does. When My buddy did it to his truck, I kinda harassed him a bit. After an 8 hour run, we got to BS'ing, and he said "Pull your filter out", so I did. My Filter had more sand than I could belive in it. AND we werent on a very sandy trail. His was a little dusty. It convinced me...
     
  7. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:37 PM
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    Where did he get it from, how much?? link?? sorry for all the ???ss:eek:
     
  8. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:37 PM
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    custom im assuming..???
     
  9. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:39 PM
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    there's got to be one for our truck....I'm on a mission...:)
     
  10. Nov 18, 2009 at 2:44 PM
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    FAIL........:D...thanks bro
     
  11. Nov 18, 2009 at 3:07 PM
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    He had a First gen, and I think it was an ARB.
     
  12. Nov 18, 2009 at 7:31 PM
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    ohhh... ill deff take it to a custom shop in cali ill just have to look.... any suggestions on how i should go about doing this..?? im still debating on if i still wanna do it..??? do u guys think its really necessary im still debating on if i wanna drill a big ass whole in the fender..??
     
  13. Nov 18, 2009 at 7:36 PM
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    yea it makes sense... thanks for all the help fellas... i appreciate it...
     
  14. Nov 18, 2009 at 7:56 PM
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    i like that kit that cruiser outfitters makes doesnt seem to cost to much and looks great
     
  15. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:35 PM
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    I don't know how the fenders/airboxes/anything on the second gen look/are located. But as soon as I get a stock airbox, I'm gonna go make an internal snorkel like this:http://www.ultimateyota.com/index.php?option=com_openwiki&Itemid=60&id=wiki:internalsnorkel

    Cheap. Easy. Deckplatable. Probably won't need to replace my filter in years since I'd be sucking air from the cab. If it's good enough for my lungs, it's good enough for my truck :D.

    Anybody see any downsides to this I'm not seeing?

    Edit: besides engine noise...I actually like listening to aspiration.
     
  16. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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    vapor from the motor when shut off
     
  17. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    Ah. Definitely did not think of that.

    I suppose I would only run it if I'm offroad, so maybe have a quick way to switch between deckplate and snorkel would be in order.

    Hmm...maybe... TWO DECKPLATES?

    I might just be making my intake setup too confusing and inconvenient...I'll just stick with a cold air intake for now then.
     
  18. Nov 18, 2009 at 9:03 PM
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    haha yea i have found out if it takes longer than 10 mins to do i dont do it to go wheeling
     
  19. Nov 18, 2009 at 9:03 PM
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    well it looks like ill just have to wait till you do it and see how hard it is haha:D
     
  20. Nov 18, 2009 at 9:05 PM
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    AlexForbesR6

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    i wanna put one on my truck soonish...i just have a lotta other s*it i gotta take care of first...

    ho hum
     
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