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Old 12-02-2009, 06:59 PM
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Re: Better "Performance" removing the air intake resinator or not?

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And im realizing the heat shield sold with the CAI intakes doesnt really do much. From my research every 10 degree drop in intake temp makes 1% more HP, which is nothing if you think of it. Is it simply for marketing purposes? I do notice my car "appears" more peppy in colder weather like now.
I dont run a heat shield, however I do believe in heat wrap. Every little bit counts....
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Old 12-03-2009, 10:56 AM
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Re: Better "Performance" removing the air intake resinator or not?

Timmy, if you remove the resonator like i did, be careful with the size of tubing you use for your intake, it may be difficult to get it sitting just right, so it doesn't hit your hood when you close it, or anything else for that matter,

take a look at my thread, i do not have the resonator, its a little tricky but doable with a 3" tube
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Re: Better "Performance" removing the air intake resinator or not?

timmy i noticed with my intake that i don't hear a sucking sound at all!!!!! it might be bc my muffler is sooo freaking loud!
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timmy i noticed with my intake that i don't hear a sucking sound at all!!!!! it might be bc my muffler is sooo freaking loud!
It's the reso....
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Re: Better "Performance" removing the air intake resinator or not?

but he has the reso on as well ryan. i have to hear fabian's as well since he has the same set up as mine
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Re: Better "Performance" removing the air intake resinator or not?

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Timmy, if you remove the resonator like i did, be careful with the size of tubing you use for your intake, it may be difficult to get it sitting just right, so it doesn't hit your hood when you close it, or anything else for that matter,

take a look at my thread, i do not have the resonator, its a little tricky but doable with a 3" tube

Do you have a link to your thread?
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