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Nov 5, 11:05am - #1002 
after intake install...?

After I installed my Intake I let the engine run for a few minutes for the computer to learn...I drove it around the block and my car was very sluggish...do I need to keep driving it for the computer to finish learning?

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Nov 6, 1:59am - #1003 
If its a CAI system, make sure you have the right sensor connected to the system. AEM's system leaves a factory connector unused. My damn check engine light stays on all the time, but I dont have any performance issues. If you had a spare connector after the install, you may want to swap it.


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Nov 5, 2:14pm - #1004 
in my case i felt the engine wake up like a day after i installed the CAI. i begin to feel the punch somewhere around 3rd gear +.


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Nov 7, 12:54am - #1005 
i just installed an AEM CAI in my brother's car and someone told me to reset the ECU and let the engine run for about a minute. The Intake is great and the pick up is very noticeable.


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Nov 15, 10:59pm - #1006 
What do you guys do w/ the unused factory wiring? just bundle it up?? and does everyone has the same problem as MichaelH has where his check engine light came on after installing the Intake? i'm guessing the light kinda get annoying if it stayed on all the time like that? any other suggestion?? thumbsup

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Nov 15, 11:08pm - #1007 
rofl shocked sorry about the continuous replied. computer is supa slow so i didn't know grin


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Nov 16, 12:17am - #1008 
fixed it no problem...

as far as your CAI is concerned, go through your instructions again and make sure all the screws are joint screws are tightened and all the hoses are in their correct positions. thumbsup

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Nov 16, 1:12am - #1009 
For the check engine light...disconnect the negitive battery terminal for a couple minutes.

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