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Sand in intake ports (archive)

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Posted by Gary H on January 25, 2002 at 02:14:02:

I got some sand in my intake ports when I removed the
throttle body. I got most of it out, but was wondering
if it would cause a problem if a few specs are still
inside the engine.

I used a bunch of q-tips, a vacuum cleaner, and 100psi
compressed air to get most of the grains out.

Some pics:

Go to M3-IntakeManifoldGasket

What do u think?

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