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post #31 of 125 Old 06-22-2007, 07:37 AM
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thanks for the very nice write-up and pics. I'm waiting for the ups guy to start my installation.

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post #32 of 125 Old 09-14-2007, 08:50 AM
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Concerning water fording, Did you guys raise all of your breather tubes also? I know that the diff breathers are pretty high from the factory (front is at top of radiator, rear is tied to the gas filler neck). But my trany breather was way down the filler tube and the T-case breather was laying on top of the tranny! I extended those lines up to the top of the firewall, along with the intake for the air locker pumps. You should also install an electric radiator fan.

So now I feel comfortable going in over the tires, that'll be 31" of water.

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post #33 of 125 Old 09-14-2007, 10:48 PM
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Great install.

I took one look at the sewer hose you used and laughed.

It's generally not air that flows through those!



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I took one look at the sewer hose you used and laughed.
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As far as raising the breathers and waterproofing the distributor and such, I didn't do anything else. As a matter of fact, I have the 32RH which has its breather located behind the torque converter, no extension possible without drilling and tapping the case. But as I said before, I really like to refer to this as a "cold air intake," rather than a snorkel.

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post #35 of 125 Old 09-17-2007, 11:39 PM
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I just might to this one of these days... thanks!

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post #37 of 125 Old 09-19-2007, 02:53 PM
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Hey could anybody tell me if the "Hummer" intake would work with the stock air box?

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post #38 of 125 Old 10-01-2007, 08:01 PM
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I'm getting ready to do this myself, just wondering if this would work since I cant find any hummer caps like the one you used.
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post #39 of 125 Old 10-01-2007, 09:02 PM
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what is that? where did you find it? how much was it?

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post #40 of 125 Old 10-01-2007, 09:34 PM
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I'm getting ready to do this myself, just wondering if this would work since I cant find any hummer caps like the one you used.
looks like the tube is 1"??? I would run no less than 2" tubing, mine is all 3"
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looks like the tube is 1"??? I would run no less than 2" tubing, mine is all 3"
nope, it's a 3 inch tube under there and the cap is 10 inches wide. they have the same size tube with a slightly smaller cap.

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gabe, what exactly is that thing?
also, where did you get it and how much was it?

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Guys, I just ordered 3 of these!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know they'e hard to find, and many of you have emailed me wanting to know where they are, and I'm willing to let them go at my cost.
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I would be interested in one of them if they are in really good shape, what the cost?

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