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PostPosted: Sun Aug 06, 2017 9:28 pm    Post subject: 996 turbo fender intakes Reply with quote

Evening all,

I run a mafless tune courtesy of ES motors. My engine is currently being strengthened with some internal work and whilst its out my attention has turned to the terrible intake piping which comes through the air filter, across the back of the engine, through some tiny half inch pipes and to the turbos.

I know some guys run mafless with the filters in the fender wells feeding the turbos directly.

Anyone have any pics of their set-up or any info on how it was to install?

I do all this kind of thing myself so whilst I'm sure I could pay someone to do it, that just wouldn't be fun! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 06, 2017 10:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Your best bet is probably to have look at the American based forums such as 6 speed...the Americans seem to be braver with DIY projects. One thing I have heard about the setup you are talking about is that the filters pick up a lot of dirt and will usually need some sort of a material cover
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