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Old 05-15-2012, 09:31 PM   #31
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Poor video but best I could do on short notice...turn up the sound..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9TlQvtDPQM
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Old 05-24-2012, 09:25 AM   #32
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Well I wasn't going to buy this intake (very pricy I think) but I did fond one for a really cheap price. It was used for 2 days or something ridiculous. should be here this week!


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Old 05-24-2012, 12:03 PM   #33
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Poor video but best I could do on short notice...turn up the sound..

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This video is win. I was worried about you dying from CO intake for a minute there, but then I got distracted by the awesome sound.
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Old 05-25-2012, 11:52 AM   #34
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Just orderd my intake should be here Tuesday.... now the long wait..... lol
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:04 PM   #35
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Will an intake hurt (or help) MPG under normal driving? I.E. minus lead foot mod
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:07 PM   #36
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Will an intake hurt (or help) MPG under normal driving? I.E. minus lead foot mod
It will usually help. Driving conditions and method (braking early, starting slowly) will affect gas mileage the most.
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:22 PM   #37
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Mine was a slight increase on the first tank after I installed mine, this last tank I put in 91 octane and the steeda seems to like that better, I have to fill up later today but my estimate is at least a 1 mpg improvement.
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Old 05-25-2012, 02:10 PM   #38
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I don't have a Steeda ...yet, but Having an intake helped me better gauge how much the engine was working, If I drove around like a grandma and made sure that I couldn't hear the engine working, then I would get fantastic MPG's. It's quite surprising how little throttle is required to make noise.
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Old 05-25-2012, 03:10 PM   #39
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I don't have a Steeda ...yet, but Having an intake helped me better gauge how much the engine was working, If I drove around like a grandma and made sure that I couldn't hear the engine working, then I would get fantastic MPG's. It's quite surprising how little throttle is required to make noise.
So true! I was driving past another stock focus the other day and barely touched the gas, only to be greeted by a loud throaty sound. And then I sped away
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Old 05-25-2012, 03:19 PM   #40
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Any dyno numbers to see an increase and where it is in the powerband? Most intakes do little for real acceleration but throttle response and a little more at the highend is normal but it's a poor bang for the buck mod. I'd do an exhaust before an intake.
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