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Offline jamie c rs

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replaceing all rubber vac lines with silicon?!
« on: October 11, 2012, 10:30:26 PM »
Hi guys this is one modification that I would like to do. I realise that iam going
To have to remove the upper intake manifold as most vac lines are under this.
is this a difficult job? Also will I have to replace any gaskets or anything if I take
The upper manifold off?
Ive tried looking on here for info on the removal of the mani but cant find it.
Any help or advice would be greatly apreciated. Thanks

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« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2012, 04:29:28 PM »
oops delete this thread sorry guys realise it not for new threads. doh

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« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2012, 05:44:25 PM »
Search \'rats nest\' in the search box, been done many times

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« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2012, 06:53:39 PM »
tried that but cant really find anything. dont wanna take UIM off without the replacement gaskets. anybody know where i can get replacements?

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replaceing all rubber vac lines with silicon?!
« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2012, 09:19:34 AM »
Try Mazda Rotary Parts buddy
Got a pair of gaskets from then not too long ago
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« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2012, 06:03:50 PM »
Thanks for help guys :-D