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New snorkel for WK.

Just got emailed from the manufacturer that he has released the WH/WK diesel snorkel. Think petrol is still on the cards as he released the diesel and petrol WJ ones a couple of weeks ago.
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http://www.airflowsnorkels.com/details.php?id=100
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

that looks pretty good! but they shoulda shown it on a lifted WK
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Old 07-30-2010, 09:07 AM
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

Edit Never mind. Honestly, i think it looks terrible. I thought it would look more like th XK commander model. That airflow WK/WH Snorkel is fugly.
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

wk/wh is too roundy to have a snorkel look good
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

it might work perfectly but when you are not 'wheeling' there is no way to hide that thing. i think a REMOVABLE thing might make sense.
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

Its ugly as hell
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

I really think the snorkel on the XJ and TJ and XK and JK looks great but that thing is in need of some re working.
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

I think I'd rather risk a hydro lock than tool around with that stupid thing on the front of my Jeep.
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

Can't say I am a fan of they way it looks either. Could have bended at least the last part above the wheel arch better!
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

seems to me a better design would be to run it under the hood and then to come out near the wiper cowl/windshield
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Re: New snorkel for WK.

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seems to me a better design would be to run it under the hood and then to come out near the wiper cowl/windshield
I was thinking just that. But point of the snorkel is to be able to keep the intake high and dry. That area would suck in a bunch of water if you managed to get the hood under a wave/wake.
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