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intake question? #27959 Jul 16, 8:59am Jul 16, 8:59am
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intake question?
in my wheel well on the drivers side i have a big hole in the plastic from it comin loose, after i had an aftermarket bumper installed. the hole is big enough that you can see my filter. is this gonna pose a problem during rain or anything. or any other problem?

Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27960 Jul 16, 9:13am Jul 16, 9:13am
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I'm going to say...Yes!

Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27961 Jul 16, 9:14am Jul 16, 9:14am
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thats why i'm goin with the Short Ram, and yes that is a huge prob


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Re: intake question? [Re: sappemall99] #27962 Jul 16, 9:16am Jul 16, 9:16am
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yes, you could go over a puddle and have a huge water splash get in there.. fix it now and thank yourself later!


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Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27963 Jul 16, 11:59am Jul 16, 11:59am
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how did a hole get rubbed that big? I have never heard of anyone having this problem before.

Re: intake question? [Re: Grand-Touring-Dan] #27964 Jul 16, 5:43pm Jul 16, 5:43pm
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I think maybe it was loose and was rubbing against his tire. Maybe

Re: intake question? [Re: CeliCaRM2001] #27965 Jul 16, 5:44pm Jul 16, 5:44pm
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Originally Posted by CeliCaRM2001
I think maybe it was loose and was rubbing against his tire. Maybe


must've been.. sounds like a shitty install on the bumper


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Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27966 Jul 16, 9:47pm Jul 16, 9:47pm
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Short Ram are awesome!


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Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27967 Jul 16, 11:01pm Jul 16, 11:01pm
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fix the whole..you'll be fine. go to a yard and get a replacement piece

Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27968 Jul 17, 2:13am Jul 17, 2:13am
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ok, stoopid ?..but what the diff between Short Ram and C.A.I???


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Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27969 Jul 17, 2:29am Jul 17, 2:29am
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Short Ram is um..shorter and it stays on the topside of your engine.

CAI (Cold Air Intake) puts the filter down underneath the engine by your foglight.

Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27970 Jul 17, 2:39am Jul 17, 2:39am
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so which is better?


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Re: intake question? [Re: PyRoLiTe] #27971 Jul 17, 2:46am Jul 17, 2:46am
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CAI is better it breathes cooler air then Short Ram. thumbsup

Re: intake question? [Re: jaysun] #27972 Jul 17, 4:58am Jul 17, 4:58am
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Short Ram is better for engine display
CAI is better for performance

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