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Old 04-03-2013, 12:05 AM   #1
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Ok so im about to buy a Steeda SRI and i have just a couple of questions. First how hard is this to install? Could i do it in an afternoon? and second Which way does the MAF sensor face? i heard about people putting them in backwards and i dont want to make that mistake.


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It depends on how far you want to go as far as ripping out the old intake. If you want the whole thing out, it will take longer but it you just want the intake in, it doesn't take long at all.

Just put the MAF in the same direction as it was when you took it out. It should have an arrow on it that should face towards the engine.
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Thanks... yeah I heard it took a while toget the old.one out I think imma leave most of it still in just in case I need to go back.for.whatever reason.
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Another member of our local Focus club instaled it for me. He jacked the car, took off the driver side wheel and took the entire intake tubing out. It took 20 minutes, pretty easy when you have the good tools.

For your MAFF, the red clip to lock it should be facing the bottom of the engine bay.
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notice any hp Gains???? hows your gas mileage after you put it on???
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notice any hp Gains???? hows your gas mileage after you put it on???
You'll find it to improve your mpg, once you learn to keep your foot out of it. It'll be more responsive. You try breathing thru the stocker. Thats the 1st thing that everone should do, even if they don't do anything else.
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I saw pictures of it.... lol I'm suprised the car runs with all that tubing....
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I found it was easier to pull the front bumper cover to remove all the oem filter crap off.
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Despite trying out the new found fun with the SRI my milage seems to have improve a little. This next week I will have to put it to the milage test.
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I just ordered one of these for my '07. Gonna do the install as soon as it gets in. I'll let you guys know when it's installed.
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