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89 s10 4.3 v6 here....Im wanting to replace my factory air cleaner (& the plastic 'snorkel' type stuff) but my question is what would i do with the tube that goes from the bottom of the snorkel/air intake that goes into the exhaust manifold on the side of the motor ? .....what is that even for anyway also please ? (Also my motor os all factory 89' stiff still if that helps)
 

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What are you planning to replace it with and what is the reason? Those answers may help others provide viable options.
 

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Just a round type air cleaner...nothing fancy just better looking is all...just like something u may see on top of a hot rod with a carb (which mine has)
 

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the heat riser tube is there to assit your engine warm up during cold weather.
 

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Ok so will it affect anything when/if i remove it for the other style air cleaner ? I dont think it will, will it ?
 

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Would probably make it a little harder to start and idle when cold. I don't miss cold morning startups with a carb and manual choke, lol.
 
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