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Unread 03-23-2011, 08:39 AM   #226
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Looks great, great attention to detail!

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Unread 03-23-2011, 08:47 AM   #227
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Hey MoC, what booster / mc do you have there? Is that a Vanco?
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Unread 03-23-2011, 12:24 PM   #228
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Hey MoC, what booster / mc do you have there? Is that a Vanco?

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Unread 03-27-2011, 06:48 PM   #229
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Well made some more progress this weekend on my air cleaner. Holes filled, primed, and painted. Will not have a chance to install till maybe wed and will post some pictures of it installed then.
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Unread 03-27-2011, 07:11 PM   #230
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Looks great! Not sure if you realized that there is a seal inside this channel... looks like you painted over it. I dug the old one out. You can get this foam rope in the insulation section of Home Depot or Lowes. Fits in that channel perfectly.
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Unread 03-27-2011, 08:52 PM   #231
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Looks great! Not sure if you realized that there is a seal inside this channel... looks like you painted over it. I dug the old one out. You can get this foam rope in the insulation section of Home Depot or Lowes. Fits in that channel perfectly.
Thanks Paul! I knew there was something there but did not know it would be that easy to replace.
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Unread 03-27-2011, 09:48 PM   #232
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MoC- please forgive my ignorance... why did you not just get a 6" aftermarket filter? I started doing the same thing you're doing, and said "Hang it...." and spent the $9.
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Unread 03-28-2011, 04:47 AM   #233
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Great job on the air cleaner housing!
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Unread 03-28-2011, 07:02 AM   #234
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MoC- please forgive my ignorance... why did you not just get a 6" aftermarket filter? I started doing the same thing you're doing, and said "Hang it...." and spent the $9.
I wanted something that was enclosed so that mud and water could not splash directly in to the filter. The stock V8 filter will not fit on the 2100 because the break booster.
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Unread 03-28-2011, 07:05 AM   #235
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Here is what I started with.
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Unread 03-28-2011, 07:41 AM   #236
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Here is what I started with.
Got ya... pretty much what I have now. I understand!!
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Unread 03-31-2011, 01:19 PM   #237
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Well finished up and installed my air cleaner today. Fits nice and I am happy with how it turned out.

Paul, thanks for the tip on the foam backer rod from Lowes, it was perfect!
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Unread 03-31-2011, 03:04 PM   #238
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Great job on the filter housing MoC. I actually like that type filter better than the performance filters sold. As you stated water and mud are going to get on the engine but it won;t be getting on your filter. Very good choice on how to fix a potential problem.
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Unread 03-31-2011, 04:33 PM   #239
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Wow....Nice job MoC. What's next on the To-Do agenda.
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Unread 03-31-2011, 04:44 PM   #240
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Pretty dang nifty MoC!! Makes me wish I had hung on to mine.
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