Polishing Intakes                                                               Dag Verpeide

 

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1)
Loosen the black hose
clamp with a phillips
screwdriver

 

 

2)
Loosen the two screws
at bottom with a 8mm
socket wrench.

 

 

3)
Disconnect the hoses at
one intake at right side
and two of the intakes at
left side. Keep the
manifolds in order so
you know which go
back where.

 

 

4)
You can just grab the
tube and pull and it'll
come right out with little
effort.
Remember to cover the
heads and careful not
to leave dust in there.

 

 

5) The manifolds are cast
aluminum with very
rough surface.

 

 

6)
Step 1, I used a Dremel
with small 200 grit
sanding drums.

 

 

7)
Step 2, I used a poolish
disk (about the same
result as using a
1000 grit sanding drum)

 

 

The finished result:

 

 

If you remembered to keep the manifolds in order so you know which go back where,
you are now ready to assamble it.