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    Air box mods

    see a few are trying to increase air flow from the air box, after doing a bit
    of research I've come across this piece which will come out the top of the air box lid,
    and should allow plenty of room from the bonnet

    http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/P547694-A...-/271622178742
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    That looks very much like the plastic equivalent of the steel cobra head that PMC had fitted to his Patrol.

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    Sounds right and yes its called a Cobra head, I'm going to get a lid laser cut with a 3" hole in it
    and then see how the build goes from there

    BTW its rubber too
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    i have one of them on mine, cant say i notice a lot of difference but it all helps i suppose.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stropp View Post
    i have one of them on mine, cant say i notice a lot of difference but it all helps i suppose.
    Is the rest of the intake 3" rubber and/orstainless/ alloy bends etc

    If anyone can find a link to this product Id be wrapt
    Its a flanged 3" adaptor plate, not the best pic but you get the idea
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    getting a new lid cut from 316 stainless would you think 3/16 is thick enough,
    it will be using the original clips to hold it in place
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    Quote Originally Posted by threedogs View Post
    getting a new lid cut from 316 stainless would you think 3/16 is thick enough,
    it will be using the original clips to hold it in place
    What about the groove for the lid seal?

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    Quote Originally Posted by threedogs View Post
    Is the rest of the intake 3" rubber and/orstainless/ alloy bends etc

    If anyone can find a link to this product Id be wrapt
    Its a flanged 3" adaptor plate, not the best pic but you get the idea
    Hmm something like this John will do you nicely...
    http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/POD-AIR-FILTER-ADAPTER-SUITS-NISSAN-200SX-MORE-/360486977734?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_15&hash=item53eeb 2c0c6

    Now you need to make two of the stainless intake pipes....

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    Thanks but Ive skipped on that adaptor got the seal worked out just need to source the rubber ,Im sure Clarkes will have it or Rare spares
    have most parts ordered, just need the lid cut.

    http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/121490993...%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

    This will push some air through lol
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    i also have the alloy airbox lid and 3" pipe to the turbo.
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