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Adam, is one of the reasons they did this so that when the car is off boost that air can bypass the turbo and the IC? This would help when pulling away in traffic, parking etc etc as the engine would not be under quite so much vacuum. Of course the air drawn in will not have gone through the turbo and picked up any heat from the turbo too.

I personally would fit it the way you describe for outright performance though
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1981 UK 930. G50/01 shortened, 964 3.8RS Fibreglass Body Kit, 18" Alloys 8.5" F & 10" R, 225's F & 285's R, Special Colour Metallic Blue Paint, FIA Sparco Evo's, A/C and Air Pump removed, Electronic Boost Controller, GHL Headers, Tial46 WG.
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Needs Fitting - Innovate XD-16 Kit, Kokeln IC. Stephen's K27 HFS, EVO Intake Assy & his Modded USA Fuel Head.

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