Originally Posted by CjonesE92
I had this problem at first too, what I ended up doing was putting the rubber piece about halfway onto the plastic piece for the intake and then pushing them together, it worked much easier, sorry im not the best at descriptions but I hope it helps!
Just wanted to follow up, doing this along with washing the rubber piece with soap and water did the trick. (It came kind of oily for some reason). Intake sounds great when it kicks in at 3K RPM
Thanks for the help!