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Old 07-06-2003, 20:06   #1 (permalink)
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XH Snorkel on EA Fairmont Ghia

Hey there guys, I bought a XH Falcon snorkel to replace my standard intake. But when I went to go and put the snorkel in, only then when I lifted the bonnet I noticed that the factory inlet tube's mouth is part of the factory fan shroud, has anyone else come accross this problem?? I will be ditching the clutch fan soon, for a BPT thermofan kit, so hopefully I will be ablt to get rid of the fan shroud.
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Re: XH Snorkel on EA Fairmont Ghia

yes, get a hacksaw and chop it off, file it smooth and install the XH snorkel
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No worries thanks for that, that'll teach me next time to measure up before I buy.
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No its not a prob with your measuring, everyone that does this mod cuts that section off their radiator shroud.
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