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Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2005 6:28 pm 
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Hey im just wondering if any of you have fitted a fmi to a ef? I had it fitted to my ea without a problem but the ef appears to have a totally different front end. Its one of those hybrid 600mm copies.

 

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Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2005 7:10 pm 
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EF generally has more room to fit a cooler.
have u tried to just trying to find out if its possible?

 

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Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2005 8:42 pm 
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yeah it'll fit easy
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Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2005 12:48 am 
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It is possible, but not easy (Im told).

The guy who did my charger (Mark's Workshop in York WA) has fitted one to another EF, but he said it required a bit of cutting up of the front bar.

It is on my list of things to do, but I haven't had enough money to think about getting it done seriously, so haven't investigated it yet.

The hardest thing about it looks to be the piping, as my charger is on the same side as the intake, so it just seems to run for miles, and making it all fit in.

 

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Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2005 3:15 pm 
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Yea i took teh top plastic cover off and had a look but the ef doesnt have the lip between the ehadlights the the ea had which i wounted brackets to, exactly the same way chef has done. Ill rip the fron bar off this weekend and have a go.

 

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Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2005 6:14 pm 
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THere is loads of room behind it.. most of the stuff that gets in the way can be removed from the actual bumper.

 

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