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    Default Airbox help

    Been meaning to post this for a while as I discovered this when I removed the airbox to fit my H.I.D's, whoever has owned the car before me has baically cut off a section of the bottom half of the airbox, presumably for "induction noise" or "More airflow innit" I priced up a brand new airbox from Vauxhall today and they quoted me £61.10 INC VAT

    Does anyone know if an airbox from a different engine will fit the same or even the lower half as that's the only bit that needs replacing, also if anyone has said item spare, let me know

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    There are a couple on ebay at the moment, what do you mean by cut off, the whole thing cut away ??

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    all airboxes are the same . i would rebuild the thing with icecream tub and gaffa tape , any expense is too much for my vectra .....

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    Pictures.....it's the law.

    Is it possibly someone previously doing the airbox mod? If so, leave it be, and take the extra 1BHP with a smile

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    I Have A 1.8 Airbox From A 2003 Down Stairs In The Cellar If It Fits....

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    I Have A Spare 1.8 Ls From A 2003 Downstaires In Cellar...

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    Quote Originally Posted by DennisTheMenace View Post
    all airboxes are the same . i would rebuild the thing with icecream tub and gaffa tape , any expense is too much for my vectra .....

    Air boxes are not all the same I have noticed a few on fleabay at the moment, so have a look but get correct one.

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    i thought they were all the same on the c , there is only 1 type of k&n filter for the vec ,

    mickeys got an echo in his cellar .......

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