Originally Posted by nicjak
The strip fixed to the bonnet would be to pressurize the letterbox opening on the oem and the k&n. I wouldnt remove it. That air raid one does look cheap and nasty not utilizing the opening..
What do you mean? The Airaid CAI uses the stock snorkel...which gets it's air from between the hood and headlight assembly.
BTW, there's nothing "cheap" about the Airaid CAI...quality piece all the way...and no I don't work for them, and I paid for mine.