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Old 04-04-2010, 06:53 AM
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anyone make their own intake??

Anyone tried to make their own cai, not the gotts. I'm talking about orielly has a section with intake tubing with the different elbows and couplings.
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i am trying to find a way to make one for my 460 but it is going to be hard i have 2 tubes an try to make it fit in to one is kind of hard i know with 7.3l they can make there owen i will give it a try an find out how it works i just need to make sure it sealed well.
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on my 94 f150 i had the 4" single, then it Y'ed into the intake. And that was factory Have you tried that?
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Yea but the only thing i thought about that is that the air will be restricted a little bit. I am trying to get as much free flowing as i can. I was think if i took a why pipe an cut out the inside so it flows in to the to tubes but there is no wall there i am not sure yet i have not really looked at a y pipe yet to do so. Did u seen an thing like power mpg with doing custom cai? Dose your filter look like this K&N Product Information by Part
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What you could do is do a search in the 99-2003 7.3 section, you'll be able to get an idea how the guys up their fabed up their cold air boxes.
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yea i am going to use the napa filter sorry cant remember the number but i am going to build off of the i was think this is my plan in my head did not measure an thing yet but get two 3" from the tb then get a y pipe an go to a 4" to the filter. What do u think?
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i'd call that a hot air intake . filter isn't blocked off from engine bay heat or in the fenderwell or .. to draw cooler air . the term cold air intake should be a clue . your sucking more air but it's hot ...............
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