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Originally Posted by hobieboy View Post
Re:size, I would have thought you can get away with a slightly bigger/thicker core even with the carrera tail? How is this core oriented?
A 3" thick core would fit, but the overall core size would have to be pretty small. There are things I could do to free up some additional space such as relocate the A/C condenser and chuck the AFM and rear wiper assembly. Those changes would allow for a 27x6x3 flowing around 1500 CFM. That's a possibility down the road, but for now I'd like to keep those things in place.

The intercooler I have in mind will be placed directly behind the fan housing and proceed back over the intake manifold. Kind of like this setup except the intercooler will be about 3-4 inches closer to the fan.

Andy - 1987 911 Carrera Coupe

Last edited by polizei; 08-15-2008 at 06:52 AM..
Old 08-15-2008, 06:46 AM
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