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Unread 02-05-2014, 10:06 PM   #226
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Why on earth would you leave raw metal outside?
Was in the process of clearing out a space in the basement, they were all covered up but I guess some water leaked under them.

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Good luck getting an air filter under your hood with that intake. Sounds like a fun set up but probably overkill for a jeep. The 5.2 is already fast in one.
By my highly edumacated measurements and wild *** guessing, things should fit just fine. It's not a carb, there's an intake tube that lays pretty flat on the GC

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[QUOTE=mudsweatNgearz;21162729]Leave em off and weld an I beam on. Bumperetts just scream homo.[/QUOTE]
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Unread 02-05-2014, 10:17 PM   #227
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I had maybe two inches between hood and intake.
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Unread 02-05-2014, 11:47 PM   #228
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I had maybe two inches between hood and intake.
2 inches? That's like a redneck foot!

I think the stock intake and the hughes are the same heightish. Even if they don't fit, I'll make it fit...
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-1996 Jeep Grand Cherokar 5.2L, donor and rainy day driver
-2004 Kawasaki KLR650 sunny day driver
[QUOTE=mudsweatNgearz;21162729]Leave em off and weld an I beam on. Bumperetts just scream homo.[/QUOTE]
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the [B][I]RIGHT[/I][/B] of the people to keep and bear Arms, [B][I]SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED[/I][/B]."
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Unread 04-13-2014, 07:44 PM   #229
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2 inches? That's like a redneck foot!

I think the stock intake and the hughes are the same heightish. Even if they don't fit, I'll make it fit...
If you need to just take your hood off! Who needs hoods these days anyways?
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Unread 04-13-2014, 08:18 PM   #230
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If you need to just take your hood off! Who needs hoods these days anyways?
I drove mine around for two weeks without a hood or fenders trying to work all the bugs out of it.
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Unread 04-13-2014, 09:19 PM   #231
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Who needs hoods these days anyways?
Me.
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-1989 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L, soon to be 5.2L
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-2004 Kawasaki KLR650 sunny day driver
[QUOTE=mudsweatNgearz;21162729]Leave em off and weld an I beam on. Bumperetts just scream homo.[/QUOTE]
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the [B][I]RIGHT[/I][/B] of the people to keep and bear Arms, [B][I]SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED[/I][/B]."
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