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For the Cheap Minded People... #19317 May 30, 4:51am May 30, 4:51am
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For the Cheap Minded People...
...or the guys that can't afford it like me!

Ok a cheap way to get a little more performance out of your car, and a nicer sound.
Use a Dremel Tool cut out the bottom of the airbox. Make sure that the Air Filter is still being used! The fans are right below so you get a nice deep sound and a little more boost! Not a 25 HP improvement or anything, but at least a Mental 5 HP!


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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: cuttingedgeperformance] #19318 May 30, 5:17am May 30, 5:17am
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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: cuttingedgeperformance] #19319 May 30, 7:29am May 30, 7:29am
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instead of cutting up your stock air box... why not just remove the butterfly???

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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: isaac] #19320 May 30, 7:32am May 30, 7:32am
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instead of cutting up your stock air box... why not just remove the butterfly???

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthre...ew=collapsed&sb=2&o=&fpart=1

couldnt you do both?
Oh, and bytheway, Isaac, why does it say "enthusiast" under my name to the left? I havent seen anyone else whose says enthusiast. Thanks


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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: ryansceli] #19321 May 30, 7:40am May 30, 7:40am
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instead of cutting up your stock air box... why not just remove the butterfly???

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthre...ew=collapsed&sb=2&o=&fpart=1

couldnt you do both?
Oh, and bytheway, Isaac, why does it say "enthusiast" under my name to the left? I havent seen anyone else whose says enthusiast. Thanks


The member title is generated apon how many posts you currently have...


Once some has reach X number of posts, thier user title switched... we're still working on this feature

Currently though:
# of Posts User title
0 - Beginner
1 - New Member
20 - New Member
50 - Member
200 - Enthusiast
400 - Addict
1200 - Veteran
1600 - Specialist
2500 - Believer


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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: cuttingedgeperformance] #19322 May 30, 8:04am May 30, 8:04am
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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: Stun] #19323 May 30, 8:06am May 30, 8:06am
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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: CID498] #19324 May 30, 8:26am May 30, 8:26am
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i figured it had something to do with post count, but i just didnt see anyone else as an "enthusiast" but now i see some. Thanks


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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: ryansceli] #19325 May 30, 6:45pm May 30, 6:45pm
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Re: For the Cheap Minded People... [Re: VSGTS14] #19326 May 30, 11:33pm May 30, 11:33pm
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cheap and fast is not reliable...
reliable and fast is not cheap...
cheap and reliable is not fast...

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