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Old 02-16-2013, 09:27 AM   #11
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Going to start off with a drop in filter then maybe upgrade to a SRI later on.

No need for a full one or tune.
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Old 02-16-2013, 07:04 PM   #12
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I did the homemade SRI, taking out the whole assembly from throttle body to fender air box. I cut the MAF tube and used the Spectre filter. Not the best filter, but a AEM dryflow will be ordered up soon. Never a wetness issue, or CEL. I love it for $20!
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Old 02-16-2013, 11:39 PM   #13
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I got the fswerks cai on craigslist for $60 bucks, it was a great steal lol. But yeah I automatically found a difference in the tone at high rpms and even a boost in acceleration. I do not have the ITG filter that came with it as the one i bought used was in bad shape so I put a K&N filter on there, words great
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Old 02-17-2013, 07:22 PM   #14
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Steeda sri= win win.
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Steeda sri= win win.
X2 love mine, got it for free in an exchange

Sounds great and adds throttle response !

Here's my steeda intake with a k&n filter (came this way with a worn-out filter when I got it but I put a new filter)

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Old 02-18-2013, 11:18 AM   #16
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X2 love mine, got it for free in an exchange

Sounds great and adds throttle response !

Here's my steeda intake with a k&n filter (came this way with a worn-out filter when I got it but I put a new filter)

Plus it allows movement w/ motor mounts too.
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:25 PM   #17
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Anyone with opinions on the CFM intake with the AEM bypass?
Also any ideas how effective the bypass is to prevent hydrolock?
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Anyone with opinions on the CFM intake with the AEM bypass?
Also any ideas how effective the bypass is to prevent hydrolock?
I've ran the FSWerks intake almost the whole life of my car. I've never even experienced a hiccup in the 70k+ miles I've had it installed.
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I have a K&N on my 2012 and I love it. Definitely noticed anincrease on the butt dyno. Mpg increases are minimal but sound is awesome. Has a little boxer like rumble to it.
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I Have the fswerks cai and I'm in Washington, no splashqaurd, and it rains a lot and have never had a problem. But was considering switching because my filter does get soaked
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