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Old 10-28-2007, 10:10 PM   #1  
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Where are the plastic intakes prone to cracking? I believe mine is cracked at the thermostat housing. What is a good replacement manifold if I plan on doing a PI head swap later? Thanks for the info guys.
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:13 PM   #2  
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that's the spot. You can probably pick up a PI intake with the aluminum crossover for pretty cheap.
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Old 10-29-2007, 01:38 AM   #3  
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lol that is that spot. Junkyard one with aluminum cross will be sturdy or something a little more radical if you are gonna mod the car. Only issue would be price there. Bullitt manifold is very good, there are a few others out. Not a big fan of the typhoon one.
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Ford replaced mine for free. They had a 7 year unlimited mileage replacement on the intakes. I had my car 6 years and 4 months with 120k when they replaced it.
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Happens to the best of us. You got it though. PI intake with aluminum crossover.
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