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    air intake

    i have a 1.9cdti box and a vec c inlet pipe, what does everyone use to connect the two? i have some of that black foil/cardboard pipe but that got destroyed and sucked into the air box.
    Astra VXR - Arden Blue, Diamond cut 19's, Cruise Control, Debaged, Folding Mirrors, CD70 NAVI and CID + Aux-In, Factory Bluetooth, Piano Black Interior Trim, Full Milltek Unresonated Exhaust

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    Drainpipe works well 70mm too

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    have you got both parts of the vec c pipe

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    I bought some ali piping and some silicone joiners, cut the Vectra end off and bolted it all together

    Look next to my AFM and you'll see the piping

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    If youv'e got correct pieces they clip together. A bit tight fiddly threading it into place but it does go.

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    Yeah mine did but it's not a great fit and there's a lot of restriction in the piping
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    what pips did you use wavey?
    Astra VXR - Arden Blue, Diamond cut 19's, Cruise Control, Debaged, Folding Mirrors, CD70 NAVI and CID + Aux-In, Factory Bluetooth, Piano Black Interior Trim, Full Milltek Unresonated Exhaust

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    Just a 3" 1 foot length and 2x 45 degree 3" joiners mate, I had to trim the one joiner to more like 25 degrees though
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