issam does this conversion
The picture I posted has the relocated flange at more of a downward angle giving clearance from the AAN intake manifold. The 3B style water manifold flange is too upright and will not clear the AAN intake manifold with plumbing."I have a spare water manifold lying around and I was curious if anyone here would be able to convert it like the picture below. I have an AAN swapped Audi 90 and would like to clean up the bay by doing this. Let me know, thank you in advance!"
Issam modifies the stock AAN water manifold to make it 3B style. That's what you received. I have 3, they are perfect. So what's the problem?
"Just a heads up he does an AAN to 3B manifold conversion so this won’t work in my small chassis "
Thats what you wanted! And it does fit in small chassis cos installed it in ur quattro and cq as well.
wowThe picture I posted has the relocated flange at more of a downward angle giving clearance from the AAN intake manifold. The 3B style water manifold flange is too upright and will not clear the AAN intake manifold with plumbing.
sub par customer service would be ignoring you.Now he is claiming he sent out what I asked for, sub par customer service.
I got the picture from this thread on motorgeek:Thanks Varia.
For clarity , OP contacted me with the following message:
"Hi, I was told on motorgeek you could do a conversion like pictures below. I have a spare AAN water manifold lying around and would like to go this route to clean up the engine bay in my 90q. How much do you charge?"
producing an image of what looked like an AAN converted water manifold for use in a vanagon as seen on the samba.
I figured he pulled the image from google.
Based on his email of AAN + small chassis (90q) I figured that he was looking for a 3B water manifold.
Once payment was made , the water manifold was in his hands 2 business days later.
When I was contacted again stating that what I supplied was wrong , I simply told him return it for a refund no harm no foul as what he wanted isn't what i could produce.
As for the below:
sub par customer service would be ignoring you.
sub par customer service would be never shipping your product in a timely fashion
sub par customer service would be many other things one of which isn't being a mind reader.
In the future when requesting a custom product from anyone , be a little more descriptive as to what you want as it would save everyone involved alot of time. This could have easily been resolved via email but to come on here and call my customer service "sub par" to a community i have been part of for almost 20 years is absurd. Even Varia understood your message as you wanting a 3B water manifold.
I can count the number of times ive seen an AAN intake manifold used in a small chassis on 1 hand and they all used the original AAN water manifold and all of them had the radiator angled to clear the throttle body which isn't ideal for fan set ups but thats your fight to fight.
you have been sent instructions .
best of luck in the future.
Referencing an 11 year old thread where an irrational customer was called out by the forum administrator in his final post is not helping your "sub par" case.Sounds like it’s not the first time you’ve has issues with customer service