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Air Filter Housing Issue

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I have a selespeed 156. 65K miles. I just asked my gararge to fit a new air filter. They tried but the casing is old, and the screws are spinning. They told me to buy a new housing assembly for the air filter. I cannot find one for a reasonable price. Do you guys have any solutions. I don't really want to pay more £50 to get this simple job done!

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Have you considered losing the box and fitting a performance cone filter in its place?
Make sure it gets plenty cool air and you're sorted.
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Thx, I was just looking into that, but the engine gets pretty hot anyway, so think its risky?
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you have to drill out the screws ! putting an intake in the engine bay is a bad idea !
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As rarebear said get the housing out and drill them out and replace with self tappers.
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I drilled mine out and replaced them with some cable ties.
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