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Unread 10-10-2013, 12:49 PM   #1
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Intakes and Hood Clearance GW

Just curious as I have not gotten around to installing the new 401 yet. I have an Edelbrock RPM Air-Gap going on but had noticed my stock air cleaner setup was already fairly close to the hood. Has anyone had clearance issues with higher rise intakes? I just need an excuse to put a Bug Catcher on a wagon rofl.

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Unread 10-11-2013, 10:19 AM   #2
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I'm not sure how much taller the 7531 is compared to the 2131 but if you look in my J-10 build thread, you'll see pictures of how tall everything is getting. I think/hope a 14"x3" air cleaner will fit but I'm not quite finished with the project. I'll know more this weekend.
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Unread 10-29-2013, 02:26 PM   #3
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I'm not sure if it's helpful or not but the 2131, Holley 4160, and Edelbrock Pro-Flow Air Cleaner fit between the engine and the hood without a problem...
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Unread 10-29-2013, 06:25 PM   #4
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Thanks Chris, ill find out for certain one of these days when I have enough time to install the 401.
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01 WJ 4x2 4.7v8 Limited (needs valve job)
90 Grand Wagoneer 401 Edelbrock Heads, Lunati .510/.527 FT Cam, Edelbrock RPM Air Gap, Holley HP 750, Thorley Headers, HEI, Electric Fan w Digital controller,4" lift 31x10.50 Goodyear Duratrac's on Pro-Comp Wheels,new interior, seats,seals,Alpine and JL full system, Remote HEI, Clifford 2 way with remote start,windows,tailgate.
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