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OEM 1971-74 AMC Javelin AMX Matador Air Cleaner. This assembly has been refinished to represent the correct appearance for the 71-74 models. It features the later introduction of the thermal air inlet for 1971 with the new pre-heater provisions. The base is in good condition (final finish is not perfect) and has the correct elbow breather tube on the front. The flange is 5 1/8" inch and accommodates factory 4 barrel carburetors (Autolite 4300 models) as well as modern iterations of Edelbrock AFB and select Holley carburetors. The interior features the correct air temperature sensor (ATS) retained by factory push nuts and comes with new vacuum lines to connect to both the snorkel and carburetor vacuum inlet. It is finished off with a reproduction AMC licensed 401 Four Barrel air cleaner decal and green air cleaner service decal. 

An original lid is in nice condition as well and retains an original seal.  The assembly is completed with a period correct wing nut and new heavy duty air filter. The base has received an AM logo stamp as a nice finishing touch.

This assembly was available starting late 70, as Federal emissions and drive-by noise reverted the performance air cleaners to a this single snorkel with pre-heating requirements.

The assembly presents well and will enhance your restoration. Best of all, it is a genuine AMC product.

Many of our products feature limited availability - the old adage "Here today, gone tomorrow" applies.



This assembly is correct for the following 1971-74 401 models:


Javelin AMX SST Ambassador Jeep CJ Matador Jeep Wagoneer 

It will fit a variety of AMC cars from 1968-1974 as well, but is correct for the 71-74 models.




The assembly will fit factory 4 barrel Autolite carburetors with a 5 1/8" diameter flange, as well as Holley (non-double pumpers), Carter, and Edelbrock variations without electric choke (some adjustment to the carburetor alignment tang may be required). If you have modified your carburetor or intake manifold, please inquire first prior to bidding to ensure fitment is correct. Return requests for non-fitment will not be honored.





The assembly will ship within one day (usually the day of payment) with shipping/tracking information provided.



This assembly is guaranteed to match the item description – customers have up to 14 days to return the assembly after receipt if it is not as described.



Assemblies must be returned in the original packing – customers are responsible for return shipping charges. A refund will be issued upon receipt of the inspected assembly. Returns for non-fitment will not be honored – please ask questions first.



In the event of shipping damage, customers must save all packaging and send 5 digital pictures so Musclecar Air Cleaners can initiate a shipping damage claim.



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