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Ultra rare 1971 AMC Javelin AMX Cowl Induction Dual Snorkel Air Cleaner. This assembly has been refinished to represent the factory appearance as produced for the 71 models. It features the rare dual snorkels specific to 1971 with no pre-heater provisions. The base is in excellent condition and has a single drain hole in the rear - correct for Cowl Induction, as well as the front breather tube. 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 base is finished off with a reproduction AMC licensed 401 Four Barrel air cleaner decal and correct air cleaner service decal.
The original fresh air lid is in good condition as well. It retains the factory notches in the wing nut well and is completed with a period correct wing nut.
As an added value, an NOS high performance perforated AMC air filter is included - along with the PN 8992873 partial box for reference purposes.
The Ram Air Cowl Induction topper (mid plate) is in excellent condition. It is complete with a fully functional trap door, vacuum pod, and new white-striped vacuum line. The original seal is exceptional too - these are nearly impossible to find in any condition, let alone in this condition. The assembly has been complemented with "AMC/Made In Canada" stamps as a nice touch of authenticity.
This assembly was available for a limited time during the 1971 production run, as Federal emissions and drive-by noise reverted the performance air cleaners to a single snorkel with pre-heating requirements. It will work with the Cowl Induction fresh air system hoods designed for the AMX/Javelin Go-Pak optioned cars. Note that the reference picture reflects this assembly with dual snorkels as installed on a 401 car.
This is a unique assembly that is both very rare and highly coveted by AMC enthusiasts. Best of all, it is a genuine AMC part!
Many of our items are very difficult to find and may never be able to be available again. As such, the adage "here today, gone tomorrow" applies. While we strive to maintain a high level of inventory, some items are simply not available.
This assembly is correct for the following 1971 401/360 models:
Javelin AMX SST
It will fit a variety of AMC cars from 1968-1974 as well, but is correct for the 71 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.
CUSTOMER SERVICE, WARRANTY, & RETURNS
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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