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got a stupid ? , and don't say anything chrome haters, i need to know if the intake tube (the short one) with the maf sensor mount, is that mount welded on, i took mine to get it chromed and it came back with no weld around that mount but i thought it was welded on but could not remember for sure. thanks for any info
 

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whishlist said:
got a stupid ? , and don't say anything chrome haters, i need to know if the intake tube (the short one) with the maf sensor mount, is that mount welded on, i took mine to get it chromed and it came back with no weld around that mount but i thought it was welded on but could not remember for sure. thanks for any info
yes, it should be welded. make sure there are no leaks or that could cause some damage to your engine.
 

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actually, I THOUGHT they put silicone under it to make it airtight, and fastened it with 4 little screws.

Call SRT- 301-982-4600
 

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yeah i can see the seal from the bottom and the four screws, but at this point i think my car has a hex on it so i am trying to be sure not to cause more problems
 

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doublins said:
actually, I THOUGHT they put silicone under it to make it airtight, and fastened it with 4 little screws.

Call SRT- 301-982-4600
Yeah you're right...I was thinking of something else.
 

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just an update i called srt and the part i was talking about is not welded on, like doublins wrote it is held on with 4 screws and silicone
 
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