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nick my only suggestion to this intake is to make a heat shield similar to the one on the k+n's so that way you don't have too much warm air going into the filter... other wise great job bro!
I like the idea. Going to have to see what I can do and google some pics. Might even be able to use the stock air box parts

Appreciate it!
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

Update - Drove to and from school and to and from Home Depot a few miles down the road and I'm averaging 18.9 mpgs but that's with lighter traffic than usual since I left school before the bell. Still know it's a definite improvement but it will take a few more days of driving to get more precise numbers. Exhaust is noticeably louder for sure!

I'll go take a video now.
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Old 01-28-2010, 02:51 PM
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Update - Drove to and from school and to and from Home Depot a few miles down the road and I'm averaging 18.9 mpgs but that's with lighter traffic than usual since I left school before the bell. Still know it's a definite improvement but it will take a few more days of driving to get more precise numbers. Exhaust is noticeably louder for sure!

I'll go take a video now.
Yeah, it's going to take a fair amount of miles to get a good idea of your true average.

Hell, I can average 22 MPG when I first reset the button.

You'll probably gain around 1 MPG, I think that's right about what I gained.
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

awesome bro! let me know if you want dimensions or pics. i have a 3.7 and have the k+n
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awesome bro! let me know if you want dimensions or pics. i have a 3.7 and have the k+n
Just a good pic of the heat shield would be great if its not too much trouble
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

nice video... can you take another one and let the engine idle without revving the rpms... i want to see if your intake makes a vaccum noise for a few secs...
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nice video... can you take another one and let the engine idle without revving the rpms... i want to see if your intake makes a vaccum noise for a few secs...
Sure, one min.
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

check out my thread. you can see in my video what the shield looks like

http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=3810
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

While the video loads...

There's now a loose hose that had connected to the side of the filter box. Should I pinch it off or what?

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check out my thread. you can see in my video what the shield looks like

http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=3810
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Re: Today's Project - PVC CAI

check out my thread. i also had an issue with that hose... it should be connected
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