Intake manifold spacers help isolate the intake manifold from the conducted heat of the engine block. A common modification for old school muscle cars, our solution for the 5-cylinder Volvo engines is an intake manifold spacer manufactured using heat resistant poly-aramid composite fiber with nitrile binder to create a self sealing spacer that does not require any additional gaskets, while being resistant to heat, water, aliphatic hydrocarbons, oil and gasoline.

The poly-aramid fiber with nitrile binder has a very low thermal conductivity of 0.29-0.38 w/k*m (compared to the thermal conductivity of aluminum at 250 w/k*m) results in less heat being directly conducted to the intake manifold, thereby lowering the intake air temperature (IAT) to improve performance gains.

Product Features:

  • Made from 1/8" thick, heat resistant poly-aramid composite fiber
  • Retains the use of factory intake manifold bolts
  • Does not require the use of an additional intake manifold gasket
  • Proven to reduce intake air temperature (IAT) from 15 - 25 degrees F
  • Replaces genuine Volvo gasket part number 9458534

Vehicle Fitment:

  • 1993-1997 Volvo 850 (all 5-cylinder gasoline engines)
  • 1998-2000 Volvo S70/V70 classic (all 5-cylinder gasoline engines)
  • 1998-2004 Volvo C70 classic (all 5-cylinder gasoline engines)

Installation Note:

Intake manifold bolts must be torqued down in stages, to no more than 15 foot pounds. If the bolts are over-torqued, the intake manifold spacer may crack or deform, leading to air leaks. Installation by an ASE certified technician is recommended.

Intake Manifold Spacer, 850, S/V/C70 -1998

Snabb

$44.99
SKU:
M-000026
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