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Unread 04-21-2009, 09:30 PM   #1
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cold air intake

I suppose most have found another way hanging cold air intake,or fre

sh air Please and share with me how you did this. I am comletely missing the tube to the carb cover, on a 1979 Jeep cj AND AN SUCKING ENGINE COMARTENT FUMES INO THE ENGINE

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Unread 04-21-2009, 09:32 PM   #2
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Unread 04-21-2009, 10:03 PM   #3
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On some Jeeps, they put a fresh air or ram air scoop right beside the rad, just above the bumper. On the later ones they stopped doing this. Too many blown engines I would guess.

The problem with a ram air scoop is if you get a bow wave when crossing a puddle, the engine can gulp a mouthful of water which has a tendency to blow piston rods out the sides of blocks...
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Thecarb adapter came from JAM engineering, everything else from AutoZone
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Mine uses outside air
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Unread 04-24-2009, 04:14 AM   #7
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I use a TJ air box, and it is grabbing cold air from the grille shell using the stock bellows tubing, see the lover left corner of this photo.

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