View Full Version : snorkel
10-13-2006, 02:56 PM
I want to have a snorkel on my yj but hate the price of a new one.....A buddy of mine got a intake from a fork lift.....has the cone top with the flexable water proof sock hose....what do all you think of this...should work ah...I will post a pic later if you guys have never seen one
10-13-2006, 03:00 PM
if you run a cone filter exposed on top it get destroyed quickly also there is way more to water proofing than a chezee snorkle and generaly if your in deep enough to need one you have other shit to worry about
10-13-2006, 03:40 PM
its not a cone filter on top,its just a umbrella type lid with a flex hose that runs down.....I want one b/c when I hit water the water breaks right on my headlight where the intake is...I will post a pic in a few min
10-13-2006, 03:57 PM
here is two pics...i hope they work....new at posting pics on here
10-13-2006, 04:09 PM
thats not too bad generaly there is aan air pocket that forms between the fier wall and hood so re routing your in take there is a good idea
10-13-2006, 05:51 PM
not to cheeze now is it???
10-15-2006, 08:23 PM
does anyone have a good idea on the best way to secure this snorkel to the outside "A" pillar of my jeep.....seems to me that if it mounted to high then I will not be able to remove the hard top...Should I use the flexable hose at the top or should i take it to an exhaust shop to have a pipe bent to fit???
10-16-2006, 06:30 PM
looks good, you could prob mount it to the windshield bracket or else directly to the windshield frame, not too much there to work with really
vBulletin® v3.6.4, Copyright ©2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.