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Which intake would be better?

Which intake tube would be better in the attatched pic? The one with a bigger diameter or smaller diameter and bellmouth?
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Re: Which intake would be better?

ummm, is it just me, or is it pretty obvious that the larger diameter one would be better?.?.?

Am i missing something?

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Re: Which intake would be better?

They both look crappy but bigger one would be better. Provided its bigger all the way along - the smallest diameter is usually the point of restriction..

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Re: Which intake would be better?

I was also thinking that the bigger one was better but the bigger one came off an EA where as the smaller one is off an ED. So if the bigger one is better why would Ford go backwards and use a smaller one on EDs?
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The rapidly rising price of liquid plastic per barrell?????

May they are waitng for it to drop??
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Re: Which intake would be better?

the ea tube on the left is the better one i run that on my ed
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Re: Which intake would be better?

why is there 2 sizes.. ive noticed em before, i find it strange they made 2 sizes

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Re: Which intake would be better?

its like the EF/EL airbox lids.
they went backwards.

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Go to an exaust shop and muy a 90degree mandrell bend, then cut it to the size you need.
It should cost you about $30.
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Re: Which intake would be better?

the on eon the left is off an ea ford made them smaller for the ed because it apparently makes a quieter induction noise

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