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Old 02-25-2013, 02:09 PM   eBay Motors  #1 (permalink)
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Nicktane/Cat install question!

SIAP. Installing this week, my noob question is this, I spun on cat filter while holding adapter, are the small holes in adapter suppoosed to line up with small holes in filter? I hope the answer is no cause they sure don't.
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Old 02-25-2013, 02:53 PM   eBay Motors  #2 (permalink)
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what hole are you talking about? I assume you mean the holes on the inside of the filter? If so no.
The little sink holes on the outside of the filter housing are for tightening the adapter down.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:13 PM   eBay Motors  #3 (permalink)
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what hole are you talking about? I assume you mean the holes on the inside of the filter? If so no.
The little sink holes on the outside of the filter housing are for tightening the adapter down.
Yeah the small holes inside filter & small pre-drilled holes in adapter.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:29 PM   eBay Motors  #4 (permalink)
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Just making sure before install. At first glance it looks like they would line up but don't.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:45 PM   eBay Motors  #5 (permalink)
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now go get yourself a 1r-0749 cat filter. all the cool kids are doing it!
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:57 PM   eBay Motors  #6 (permalink)
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now go get yourself a 1r-0749 cat filter. all the cool kids are doing it!
The 0750 will have to do, come together as kit. Will I still be cool?
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:06 PM   eBay Motors  #7 (permalink)
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i guess. only reason being is that I used to have a 03 duramax like you
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Fabtech 8 inch lift with dual shock setup
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:29 PM   eBay Motors  #8 (permalink)
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Hard to translate humor on a keyboard. I'm happy with the ol lb7 thus far. Trying to get all maintenance up to date & on scheduled intervals. I bit on the amsoil pitch & ordered every changeable fluid from front to rear.
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:35 PM   eBay Motors  #9 (permalink)
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good man. I run amsoil in everything I owned front to rear.
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4 inch Diamond Eye straight pipe, mbrp down pipe
Fabtech 8 inch lift with dual shock setup
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37's mickey thompson atz
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