IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

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IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by NISMOnator » 25 Apr 2012 12:24

Hi Almal,

How do you guys rate the IRONMAN Snorkels? Apparently they are very close to the SAFARI ones?

Considering getting one fitted. :think:

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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by Grant » 25 Apr 2012 13:15

Jacques,


Quality is paramount for this type of extra, and I would suggest go for the Safari model. My partner at LA Sport Centurion can help you. Contact Herman at 012 653 8834
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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by Tinus lotz » 26 Apr 2012 06:30

Hey
I have got a iron man snorkel on my 4.8 works well and looks good ! BUT it cost R500 less than the safari but 500 more to fit go for safari herman did mine

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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by DawidT » 26 Apr 2012 08:00

Morning,

Just got my new 4.8 Patrol yesterday, fitted with a Ironman snorkel. My question - the interior of the engine bay where the air pipe goes into the fender is in front and the snorkel on the outside goes through the body on the back end of the fender. Are the two connected inside or nor (piped???)? My old Potrol (4.2SGL) is aligned - the snorkel goes through the fender directly inline with the airpipe / duct in the inside of the engine bay.

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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by Peter Connan » 26 Apr 2012 08:12

Dawid, it's easy to test:

Just put your hand over the snorkel's mouth with the engine running.
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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by NISMOnator » 29 Apr 2012 14:50

Dan is die SAFARI SNORKEL maar die bester waarde vir geld neem ek aan?

Sal maar moet spaar ....... :mytwocents:
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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by NISMOnator » 26 Mar 2013 16:35

Dankie aan almal se raad. Ek het nadat ek met installeerder ook gepraat het wat SAFARI en IRONMAN doen. Besluit om maar eeder vir die COST effective IRONMAN te gaan want volgens hom is die twee se kwaliteit basies presies dieselfde.

Tyd sal leer, maar ek sien online is dit tog nog a populere Australiese produk. Sal fotos oplaai sodra dit gefit is. :thumbup:
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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by NISMOnator » 03 Apr 2013 16:29

Hello!

En hier is hy! :clap:
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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by Stefan » 04 Apr 2013 10:45

Baie mooi! lyk regtig netjies. :clap:

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Re: IRONMAN 4X4 Snorkels

Post by NISMOnator » 11 Apr 2013 19:37

Guys, don't laugh! Is there anyway that a person can test the operation of a snorkel without out having to drown the vehicle?
Just curious and paranoid that maybe its not water tight?

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