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Pull down on the high pressure line and it will bend gently without stressing the hardline 

then rotate the metal intake pipe clockwise a touch on the silicon that’s joined to the turbo inlet 

 

it will mean the pod wants to point towards the fuse box/lid more but then adjust the pod clamp onto the intake tube to line it up better 

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Thanks Jet, a little gentle persuasion is the key hey? I think we worked that out though the job isn't yet done. We fell over at the battery relonstage though. My slightly larger battery won't fit so it is looking like a boot relocation instead.

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@Kanga it's a partially enclosed box with a hole in the side, doesn't get any simpler than that. 

If you've got the skills to make it with a pattern then you won't have any issues without one, will just take longer.

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Thanks camo86T, that's a good point. I did manage to find one at Antzperformance and he has them on special for $145 so I thought that was cheap enough. CNC Laser cut and folded in aluminium, and powder coated in Satin Black. Come with all the bolts too.

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Damn that's cheap, get on it

 

I was going to say I'll post up some pics of the one I made but srsly if it's not junk, $145 is less than what your time's worth...

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Ok to clarify I thought for some reason it was the kit including silicone bend etc, don't think plaz or PW sells separate components of theirs.

Still not bad pricing though 

 

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What's that k31th?

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I can't see this being a problem, car has been retuned with GFB BOV, Process West IC and custom intake. It's sucking better than a 50 yo hooker. Makes all the right noises too. 🤣

 

Yeah that's what I thought Camo, it should look pro enough to satisfy rego. The guy I use is a stickler now that he has been caught being dodgy. 🤣

 

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