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Old 08-14-2013, 05:19 PM   #11
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Youre correct. The ECU and IAC is idling like normal now. I have a new concern though. This CAI filter is located under the bumper of the driver's side and if I run through a lot of standing stormwater, I am concern about water going into my engine and fuc*ing it up big time. I wanna try to make a shield to wraps around it from the fromt to prevent water from going in it. Is this recommended? Do you know what i'm referring to?
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Old 08-14-2013, 05:33 PM   #12
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Just fab something up out of sheet metal. They cost about $50.00 through vendors. I would never pay that much for $15.00 worth of sheet metal.
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If you knowingly drive thru a lot of standing water a cai may not be a good fit. I made a splash sheild with plexi glass. Mounted by drilling a hole for the bolt the cai attaches to rad bracket and used zip ties to hold it up. Super cheap.
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Whatever you do don't use a elbow to turn the filter upwards. If you drive thru water, water can get trapped in the elbow. Ask me how I know?
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Ok I will take your advice and work on that this weekend. Thanks. I will follow up with a pic of my work.
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