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Old 07-22-2010, 04:14 PM   #21
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it's not that it needs it's own separate source, which it does, it's where that source is sourced in proximity to the throttle plate...
Well, its at the 2nd nipple, should it be at the first? i T ed in the F/IC to the first.
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one port should be pre throttle, the other post throttle.
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Old 07-22-2010, 04:29 PM   #23
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one port should be pre throttle, the other post throttle.
hmm, ill give it a try, thank you.
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Does your rady put dog in egg-roll?

Nice car
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Does your rady put dog in egg-roll?

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Lolol no, its cat.
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Not a bad looking setup. I would suggest ditching the hose clamps and actually getting T-Bolt clamps. You're going to start getting hoses blowing off and boost leaks.
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Old 07-23-2010, 10:36 PM   #27
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Not a bad looking setup. I would suggest ditching the hose clamps and actually getting T-Bolt clamps. You're going to start getting hoses blowing off and boost leaks.
theres T-bolt clamps on all charge pipes, only hose clamps on the intake, coolant, and the IAC hose, which does see boost, but its hasnt blown off yet , im pretty sure it wont either.
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Wow, a decent first post. GF pic too. Its like someone told him the correct things to do here. Good job, now don't **** it up. Welcome.
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i had to cut the first one coming from the turbo, the power steering line and bracket were in the way, so with that cut, it went over it. then the first cold side piping, the end was too long, so a few inches were cut off, and the pipe that hooks up to the intake fits fine as long as you remove the AC fan, you have to get creative with the IAC hose.

i go to a shop who bought the CX kit for a 90-93, and it fit right in, with the exception of the downpipe, and the kit pretty much went on flawlessly, but if your going to be using this for a 94-97, id be more than happy to try and get come closer pictures and how you where the cuts were, and how to route it.
thanks but I have a NB so i'd probably run into more issues than it would be worth.
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