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Old 07-11-2005, 02:22 PM
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i was installing my new lower intake manifold and its all sealed and bolted down and i dropped a very little piece of plastic in one of the ports. now what do i do. do i have to unbolt the whole thing and take it out or is there another way around this. thanks
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Old 07-11-2005, 02:37 PM
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take it apart. save yourself the hassle and time do it right the first time...good luck
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Old 07-11-2005, 04:15 PM
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I wouldnt worry about a little piece of plastic it will get chopped up or come out the exhaust
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Old 07-11-2005, 09:47 PM
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It's unlikely that a sliver of plasic would get trapped in the intake or exhaust valve seat. Just to be sure, I'd break out the shop vac, and tape a piece of mesh dish scrubber over the nozzle and suck it out.
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