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arrington cai group buy

was word about a possible group buy on the new arrington carbon fiber cai...anyone put it together?
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Re: arrington cai group buy

I didn't hear anything on that. I know one of our members RiverCityWk has the test CAI on. Maybe he knows a bit more about it.
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if they get one for a 4.7 i will def get one
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I dont think they are worth it. They look cool as hell but no real gains yet.
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if they get one for a 4.7 i will def get one
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I dont think they are worth it. They look cool as hell but no real gains yet.
kokanee...you know someone who has the arrington and did a dyno for the results?
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Re: arrington cai group buy

No dyno tests on a Jeep . . YET. Once I get mine back, I'm hoping to make some dyno pulls with a before/after result of the Arrington CAI on an SRT8.
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They're mainly for looks and sound anyway aren't they? Never seen any CAI produce alot of power.
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i only want it for looks and sound haha
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They're mainly for looks and sound anyway aren't they? Never seen any CAI produce alot of power.
The avg CAI will add 12-15 HP on a stock setup yet when coupled with a CMR Tune, you will get you more IMO.

I know Jeep SRT8s with a CMR tune + CAI run 12.7-12.8 all day long and more than a few a nibbling at 12.5s. Those are impressive gains from a stock 13.2-13.5 1/4 mile times.

Without a CAI, my best was 12.92, I expect that to drop to at least 12.7s with a CAI and revised tune. Too much to hope for 12.6 but hey, we have goals for a reason right?
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Wow that sounds good. I was sold with the sound and looks.
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