Jump to content

Anyone recommend a snorkel of a N/A 90 ?


Recommended Posts

Can any one recommend an easy fitting <_< and efficient snorkel for a 2.5 N/A sitting in a 1990 ex mod 90? Do I buy off the shelf or make my own, if its DIY drain pipe is there a known source for the flexible rubber gaiter to get it onto the air filter? I have the joy of driving down a flooded lane to get to my house for a couple of weeks during the winter. Last winter the water managed two feet deep which my S111 coped with but this year I need to be prepare my latest addition for the effects of global warming. :o

regards

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Depends how handy you are and how bling you want it I suppose. Black drainpipe is a cheap and easy way to something respectable, my last snorkel was a length of stainless exhaust bent to shape (if you have local boy racer custom exhaust monkeys they may be able to do this for a few pennies) and my dad's one was drainpipe all the way. (See the Super Extreme B&Q Snorkel Thread)

Flexi hose you can use S3 Diesel air cleaner hose (63.5mm I.D.) which costs about £12 and is about 1m long, or you can walk into a hydraulics place such as Hyphose and buy Wyrem hose (similar stuff) in any diameter by the metre. For small bits you can always raid the local scrapyard.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience. By using our website you agree to our Cookie Policy