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post #1 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 06:54 AM Thread Starter
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I want a Snorkel...

Ok so I have been looking at snorkels for a few weeks and found a few I am considering. Anything you know would be a great help. Also so pics.



PS. I have a aFe cold air right now so I think I need to change that before I install a snork?

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post #2 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 09:39 AM
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You should ask yourself: Do you WANT a snorkel, or do you NEED a snorkel? IMO it really wouldn't be worth getting one if you didn't need it...
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want and need.....it's always good to have added protection
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post #4 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 09:50 AM
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wild boar just came out with a new snorkle at sema. Last time I checked it wasn't available yet but coming soon. Very clean looking install.
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Based on some of the hydrolocking issues we've seen, I think the snorkel is cheap insurance, plus it does serve a purpose in the right circumstances.
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post #6 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 10:41 AM
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Nice pics dirtman....looks like there's lots of new,cool stuff on the way.....

I like the Wild Boar snorkel...

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post #7 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 10:45 AM
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i agree, that snorkel does look great
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post #8 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 01:04 PM
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JK SNORKEL JK Snorkel System [] - $525.00 : River Raider Off Road LLC., The home of quality jeep parts.

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post #9 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 01:06 PM
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I have the AEV and love it. The River Raider is sexier, but I couldn't see paying $200 more for it.
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post #10 of 29 Old 11-28-2010, 05:58 PM
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i have a river raider, had it painted to match the jeep. install was easy and havent had any problems yet

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post #11 of 29 Old 11-29-2010, 03:38 AM
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I have a River Raider and it save my but many times!!!


Plus it works great on tight trails too!


And it just looks great too!

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I have the AEV and love it. The River Raider is sexier, but I couldn't see paying $200 more for it.
something by AEV being the "cheap" alternative?

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will any of these work with the Gobi rack?
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post #14 of 29 Old 11-30-2010, 03:57 AM
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I went on line and got an AEV Snorkel bought it thur some Mopower site for $313 shipped. Yes you have to cut the hood. Yes its in black only.
but I am in Florida and mud and water is all we have. I have extended my vents and added teh snorkel and have gone thru water up over the doors with no intrusion in the diff's or the engine. Had it on for a year no problems..

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will any of these work with the Gobi rack?
The Gobi looks like it mounts to the windshield the same way my Kargomaster mounts. You would have to rig something to release to still be able to raise the rack.

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