I'm still finishing up my install. Couple things I've learned from a cascading chain of off book DIY's required for my unique circumstance:Hoping that we can revive this thread. So many questions and with the near $200 hourly shop rate, I want to have an specific installation plan or may tackle it myself. For those of us who do not want to install a puma dash or MUD console- are there any pictures of routing additional vents that you guys can post up? In their YouTube video, MOD states that the condensor fan is NOT needed? Really? Here is the screen shot of that video showing finished installation. As always, thx for the tips.
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- if you use a high capacity intercooler for a TDI, the compressor will need to go in front of the brace bars. that will require an AC grill type if you have a regular, non-AC version
- I had to fabricate condenser supports to mount the condenser in front of the brace bars
- I have an ARB deluxe bumper, and the AC Grill is about 1/4" too wide to fit with the ARB as is. I had to shave the bottom sides of mine.
- With my ARB bumper and the AC Grill, the factory plastic grill fin assembly doesn't fit. I replaced with a flat stainless version.
I still love the system just as a heater. Will report on AC performance and any further mods next spring