12. This isn't meant to be a how-to installation article, so we won't cover every step of the supercharger installation, but we did want to show a few highlights. The first major milestone was the removal of the stock intake system. There are several steps to get to this point, but everything was covered step-by-step in Magnuson's instruction manual, which comes complete with dozens of color photos. By this point, Paxton had already installed the two stand-off plates included with the kit and taped over the openings to keep any debris from making its way into the intake ports.