This is the place to discuss DIESEL engine modifications.
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Hi guys and gals, I'm putting a c223t into my 86 spacecab pup that was originally a gas engine. I've got everything lined up but the air filter housing. I've got the housing from the 86 trooper/jackaroo I pulled it from but don't think there will be room to put it in the pup. I've done N/A swaps in pups before but the air filter is on the engine with that. Anyone had any luck with retrofitting a different air filter housing in? Prefer to not use a pod filter if I can help it. Thanks!
converted '86 diesel spacecab
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Even if you are able to find a factory housing, it is a really tight fit without a turbo hood. Both the housing and the hood are really scarce, so they tend to be pricey.