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Old 08-01-2013, 03:33 PM   #1
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UP-Grade Air INtake?!

I have so i have 2.4L. and was thinking of up-grading the air-intake...something like this thoughts? even worth it?

I should say i know NOTHING about engines....

would putting something like that in prohibit the future installment of a snorkel?

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Old 08-01-2013, 03:37 PM   #2
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Nope, don't do it. Suck it up, regear, or save for an engine swap.

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Old 08-01-2013, 03:38 PM   #3
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They are a waste of money.

You should do a search and read what they can do to your engine.

Why do you want a snorkel? Planning to go that deep in water, there are many other components that will fill with water you should be concerned with.
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x2 on that^. Just a snorkel isn't enough to go that deep in water, to do it right making a muddin jeep costs a pretty penny
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thanks, ill save up for the engine swap, just for more info, (and i will google it in a minute) but what is a purpose of re-gear?


bc Maybe i want to drive through a river, OR flash prepared FLOOD or It looks bad ASS! or idk honestly ever since that movie volcano or dantes peak, I have always wanted one lol!
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thanks, ill save up for the engine swap, just for more info, (and i will google it in a minute) but what is a purpose of re-gear?


bc Maybe i want to drive through a river, OR flash prepared FLOOD or It looks bad ASS! or idk honestly ever since that movie volcano or dantes peak, I have always wanted one lol!
basically, to gain back the power you lost when you upgraded to larger than stock tires
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Look for a local club to join to get a lot of good upgrade info if your not mechanically adept.
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im am NOT adept, so i shall! thanks! schnuely and atthehop

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