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Old 03-15-2013, 05:12 PM   #11
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^^^^^^ what he said! I have had my AEM CAI on my car for about 4 years. in that time i have sucked up water several times even with a water sleeve at first. it did nothing so i just got rid of it. i have to get a new filter for it like every 3 or 4 months. the winter is the worst. For this reason i have been thinking of putting a short ram intake on and doing what one person said and put in a funnel.
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Old 03-15-2013, 07:29 PM   #12
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I run the K&N short ram in winter and arm CAI in summer




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Old 03-15-2013, 07:31 PM   #13
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:52 PM   #14
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So im starting to think i should just get the k&n drop filter, but im torn because i like the idea of the long CAI i feel like itd work and plus my top part of my stock air box has only two screws and i dont like that because the other two holes wont hold the screws, thats why im doing this mod in the first place. But then again im also just kinda of a fan of cone filters. idk... decisions decisions..
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Old 03-19-2013, 12:15 PM   #15
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Get bigger screws.. You won't notice a power chnage from the intake. Just sound
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Old 03-19-2013, 12:43 PM   #16
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When I bought my car, it's had the AEM CAI on it. Switched to K&N short ram for winter, just put the AEM back on yesterday. My car seems to run smoother with the AEM. The car always wanted to stall when I came to a stop with the short ram, and the idle was never consistent. The AEM runs much smoother and no more weird idle, and it doesn't want to die when I come to a stop sign. The short ram suffers heat soak really bad in traffic. the aem doesnt heat soak as much. But, that's Just what I've experienced.




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Old 03-19-2013, 01:50 PM   #17
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I'm running a CAI in my svtf and I like it because I've noticed better throttle response since its been installed and it seems it doesn't let the rpms dip as low when changing gears. Plus is sounds cool.
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Old 03-22-2013, 08:01 AM   #18
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well im looking into getting either a drop filter or long tube CAI does anyone know where i can get a cheap one? i dont really wanna go AEM cause there quite on the expensive side..
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Don't buy cheap eBay intakes. Every one I've seen people run they get a lean code p0171 or doesn't quite run right.. That's my experience with them. Either run stock or buy a good intake. My 2 cents lol




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Don't buy cheap eBay intakes. Every one I've seen people run they get a lean code p0171 or doesn't quite run right.. That's my experience with them. Either run stock or buy a good intake. My 2 cents lol




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I have an ebay intake, no problems what so ever with it
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