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Old 10-29-2003, 08:06 PM   #1
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a AEM cold air intake on a clear 39 degree night.....all i can say is wow pick was great mid and top end power was crazyyyyy low end is neck breaking especially with the FC 65 mm tb.


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Old 10-29-2003, 08:50 PM   #2
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Yeah, AEM CAI is a nice piece.
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its nice until it sucks in water.
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its nice until it sucks in water.
That's why I don't like CAI's.
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Now, do AEM cone filters, positioned in the fender, really suck in water? I heard that is not really going to happen-water being heaver than air and all. In fact, a mod shop told me that is an ancient prob with air intakes and dosn't happen an more.
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It certainly can happen, but the likely hood of it happening is lessened by a bypass valve and not driving through deep puddles. light rain shouldn't cause a problem as long as you keep the filter well oiled
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If you have yours mounted up top, similar to the stock position it reduces the chance even further.

But yeah, if you have it mounted near the ground, as long as you do don't hit any puddles that splash lots of water up, your pretty much okay. However, it still can't hurt to have a bypass valve.
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