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Old 08-24-2011, 02:27 PM
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great to hear, its to late to put them on now because of the heat but will put mine on tonight when it cools off. From my pictures can you tell me if I have enough steel wool in the spacer?
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It is tough to tell from the pic. The way I did it was I just stuffed it until it didn't have much give left to it when I pushed on it. Then I knew it was packed tight enough.

On a side note, I am note sure what size steel wool you are using but most guys seem to go with 0000 steel wool. Not sure if it really makes a difference but that is what I used and it has always worked for me.
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On a side note, I am note sure what size steel wool you are using but most guys seem to go with 0000 steel wool. Not sure if it really makes a difference but that is what I used and it has always worked for me.
Where do you buy this? I didn't know there were different sizes...
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I bought a bag of the 0000 steel wool at Lowes for a couple bucks. I don't know if it makes a difference in how sucessful the mod is, but I just wanted to make you aware that most guys I have seen do this mod use the 0000.
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hmm well I have it packed in the small hole, not room for much more in there so Im gonna go ahead and try it when it cools off and Ill let you know if the check engine light comes back on and what code its throwing.
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hmm well I have it packed in the small hole, not room for much more in there so Im gonna go ahead and try it when it cools off and Ill let you know if the check engine light comes back on and what code its throwing.
I just looked back at the pics you posted earlier. You need more steel wool than you currently have in there. You should try to fill the non-fouler itself up about half way with steel wool.
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okay glad I havnt installed it yet lol I will do that before install for sure, thanks
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I just took a look in my tool box and found a non fouler setup Tht I had made for another guy. Here is a pic of how much steel wool was in it when I opened it up. You can see it is pretty full and it is stuffed in there tight to the touch.

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alright so pretty much to where the threads begin, I can do that for sure lol thanks man
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Great info ORT! I'm going to "steal" some of these pics and add them to an exhaust write up thing I did....
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