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YJ John 03-11-2012 10:50 AM

AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
Installed AFE CAI and catch can yesterday. I like the was the AFE uses the factory lower air box

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snoblade80 03-12-2012 05:11 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
Was it an easy install, did you notice more power or just noise? I have an aFe for the 4.7 on its way & I have a SC tuner on order also. I plan to install one before the other so I can tell which one actually makes a difference. Using the lower AIRBOX will hopefully keep water out if you do any splashing :)

YJ John 03-12-2012 09:41 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
Install was super easy. Nice and quiet arround town or on the freeway, but sounds good when you open it up. I would think it has to help on power, just looking at the old factory intake, this must flow much beter.

ChrisWk 03-19-2012 07:56 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
Nice set up got the same for my Hemi , I wish I put the catch can on day one, the Hemi intake suck lots of oil.

dmsfun 03-20-2012 08:45 AM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
I like the AFE design as well, but took it off and went back to stock, as my better half drives the WK now and likes the quiet stock intake. I have the AFE II for sale, 1/2 price in the FS section, with new rubber coupler and cleaning /oil kit.

05ltdhemi 03-20-2012 07:44 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
would it benefit to remove the bottom part of the intake box since there is no good flow? i had my filter out and its only a small hole on the bottom.

jeepgcoman 03-20-2012 08:41 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
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Just remove the "cup" from the bottom of the airbox, install an aluminum tube on it and route it out to behind the grill. Also, punch a small hole at the bottom (lowest point) of the new tube so it will drain any water that gets in. This was one of the first mods. I did when I got my WK. It'll flow as good as any aftermarket CAI and will give you all cold air too. I later installed a modified LX SRT8 airbox which, IMO is better yet.

Rob07WK 04-22-2012 03:13 PM

Re: AFE CAI and Catch Can
 
I really liked how you mounted the catch can. I copied that idea. :cool: :thumbsup:


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