606 belt issue?

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Robin
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606 belt issue?

Post by Robin » Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:14 pm

Please see picture below.
I had a new SS belt put on. It’s the correct belt but now I have an issue ( I think) with the alignment of the flex intake tube. It heads off at an angle. I do not remember it doing so before the install. Is it ok or do I need to do something like a longer belt.
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Robin
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BIGJOHN
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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by BIGJOHN » Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:12 am

Can you adjust the part coming up from the air cleaner?

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by Robin » Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:43 pm

I do not think so. The air cleaner exc. is screwed onto place.
Robin

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by BIGJOHN » Sat Feb 16, 2019 2:55 pm

In your photo the Honker intake looks off Center to your throttle body.

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by Bmakaz » Sun Feb 17, 2019 12:10 am

I have seen a few pictures online of a slight angle from the air cleaner to the throttle body. If anything I would make sure you have a good seal on all the connectors so you are not sucking in dirty/unfiltered air into the engine.

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by Callaway Chris » Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:14 am

The Honker was centered to the shroud, but the supercharger snout (due to the jackshaft) puts the inlet to the SC slightly off center. As such, there is a slight "kick" in symmetry of the bellow. Looks normal to me,

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by BIGJOHN » Sat Feb 23, 2019 2:47 pm

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It looks like my Honker is a little off Center also.

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Re: 606 belt issue?

Post by Robin » Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:31 pm

Chris,
Are you saying mine is within your standards and don’t worry about it?
Thanks,
Robin

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