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Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?
« on: December 20, 2011, 11:40:19 AM »
Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?


http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000CMIYJ0/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=A31OG8QY5ROUE4


Also this one says it will but the picture only has one stud/nut in the middle and as im sure you all know, our carbs have two or four studs - one on each corner of the carb.


http://www.ebay.com/itm/9-x-2-Air-Cleaner-Chevy-Vega-Ford-Mustang-II-Pinto-/280648279437?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&vxp=mtr&hash=item4157f0e58d#ht_2054wt_700



 If its just showing a stock photo it might be fine. Otherwise.. who knows? I tried to email the seller and eBay said the seller was unavailable to answer my questions. I'm actually running my cars without air cleaners right now because the stock filter and air cleaner assembly chokes the airflow down quite a bit. These filters shown above are open all the way around and should give good air filtration with good air flow.
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Re: Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?
« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2011, 01:52:03 PM »
I can tell you for a fact the image you show on the e-bay one will not work 2.3  I bought one, said would fit a 78 2.3 didnt work.
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Re: Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?
« Reply #3 on: December 21, 2011, 08:16:13 AM »
yes, the one slowride is showing will work, i have one on my car now
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Re: Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?
« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2011, 10:04:42 AM »
I went to NAPA yesterday and asked if they could find me one, and he located a few at Eldebrock, 50 bucks. it will take 5 to 7 days shipping to get it. Good luck.
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Re: Will this air cleaner work on my 2.3 pintos?
« Reply #5 on: December 23, 2011, 02:42:07 PM »
The one from ebay will also fit I used to run one on my 2.0
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