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Dec 23, 4:18pm - #72606 
Intake/Shortram, Rod Millen Motorsports - Install

i have a little delema with putting a Short Ram Intake in my car. i have i Short Ram Intake that i used in my toyota camry. This Short Ram Intake is 16"inch long. and if i just attact it to my celica 2001 it wouldnt fit. i was wondering if i could have my old Short Ram Intake bended into a U shape and attach it to my car? Would the wireing or the hose lining be the same? is it possible? your help will be appriciated. Thanks in advance.




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Dec 23, 11:01pm - #72607 
how would you bend it?

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Dec 26, 10:32am - #72608 
i went to a muffler place before. whereby i saw this guy bending a pipe with a machine.


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Dec 26, 11:58am - #72609 
I would think it would be easier to just buy a new one.

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Dec 26, 12:20pm - #72610 
yeah, the do you think the Intake pipe could break during bending, mabye because of being too thin? I dunno, if its cheap to 'get bent' try it.


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Dec 26, 2:09pm - #72611 
most quality brand Intakes only cost around $200. that said...depending on how much it costs to bend your existing Intake, it might be better to just buy a new one.

personally, if it costed more than $100 to bend an Intake...i'd just fork up the extra $100 and get something that is made celica spec thumbsup

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Dec 29, 10:32am - #72612 
They said that they would do in for me for $15. i was just wondering if the air hoses on my old Intake be the same as the real celica Intake. the Intake that i have has 2 holes where i can put the hose. is that enough? thanks for all the help. if this doesnt work i'll definitly buy a new one. im just being "cheap" and trying other posibilities. Thanks smile


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Dec 29, 10:54am - #72613 
My Injen shortram only has one has connection and a hole for the MAF sensor.

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Dec 29, 1:27pm - #72614 
Correct me if im wrong, so the Injen short Intake in your celica only has one? and this hole is connected to the MAF sensor? so i only need one hole to be able to use it in my celica? did i get that right? grin


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Dec 29, 1:29pm - #72615 
wtf wtf WHY? confused

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Dec 29, 1:35pm - #72616 
wouldnt you lose a little performance that the Short Ram gives when you bend the pipe?

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Dec 29, 2:37pm - #72617 
im not sure if i would lose air, would i? kindly help me with this situation. thanks


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Dec 29, 8:20pm - #72618 
the way Intake pipes are mad it would most def break, an exaust pip has to be much stronger due to all the heat going throu it

and if i were you i'd get cold air, but thats just me

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Dec 30, 10:58am - #72619 
that makes sence celicaracer18, thanks, by what you said sets my mind on saving and getting a celica spec cold or Short Ram Intake. thanks for all the help everybody. :trophy:


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