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Oct 4, 7:52pm - #291909 
Pinoy invention Rules!

Philippine fuel-saver - so simple it actually works...

Check out this article:
http://www.motoring.co.za/index.php?fArticleId=2243072&fSectionId=751&fSetId=381

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Oct 4, 7:53pm - #291910 
without clicking is it the one he was using water for the cars??? if so i saw it in the news about 2 yrs ago spineyes

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Oct 4, 7:57pm - #291911 
It's a Khaos super turbo charger built for fuel economy...

"The Khaos is a small air-regulating cylindrical device made of stainless steel that feeds the correct mixture of fuel and air into the engine while it runs on idle, resulting in better combustion and minimising emissions"

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Oct 4, 8:08pm - #291912 
i heard about this 2 years ago.

stupid other countries who turned him down, look who's laughing now tongue

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Oct 5, 12:07am - #291913 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
without clicking is it the one he was using water for the cars??? if so i saw it in the news about 2 yrs ago spineyes
i saw the same thing before rofl i was like wtf

hmm well interesting stuff i wonder if it reall works.. spineyes


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Oct 5, 11:33am - #291914 
i wanna see pictures.

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Oct 5, 12:02pm - #291915 
OPEC now hates PINOYS! rofl


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Oct 5, 1:02pm - #291916 
So whos gonna import one and try it out on their celi. May boost performance up to 30% if i read correctly.

^^^ Doubtful

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Oct 5, 1:17pm - #291917 
I'm don't think it's gonna boost the performance but it looks like it's gonna save a hell of gas consumption and lower your emission level. thumbsup

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Oct 5, 1:36pm - #291919 
High load on the server... How much is it expected to cost?


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Oct 5, 1:37pm - #291920 
Not sure. But I'm gonna ask a friend of mine in the Philippines to get more information about this.

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Oct 5, 1:40pm - #291921 
I think if it's not too overly expensive and fits our celicas, I could talk my parents into getting one of these (for the gas savings!).

Lemme know what you find out wink


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Oct 5, 1:55pm - #291922 
"The device, which costs the equivalent of $116, is installed on the engine's Intake manifold. It only works on cars running on gasoline.

It has minimum maintenance requirements and car owners only need to wash the mechanism's filter every three months with soap and water to keep it in top shape."


"We are not in a rush," Catibayan said. "We want to first focus on the Philippine market. Eventually we want to go into joint ventures with businessmen to sell Khaos overseas. Maybe next year."




I'd jump all over it if I could grab one now grin


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Oct 5, 2:00pm - #291923 
Well.. my aunt is in the Philippines right now and as far a the pricing goes I think it's reasonable. On the other hand, if I'm really convinced that it works, then I'm gonna buy a bunch and probable negotiate with the price and sell some here. grin I'm just waiting for response from my friend about this product.

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Oct 5, 2:12pm - #291924 
I doubt you well really gain any hp. Its kinda like those Tornado superchargers for your cars, it helps the car be more effecient by getting better air circulation into the car. It probably will really help in fuel economy like they claim but don't expect any performance gains, it looks too restrictive. The horsepower increase that they claim is probably due to the leaner mixture at idle where your car doesn't really need horespower and 15:1 ratio is pretty high unless you use high octane gas, and I think the Phillipines has higher octane gas then in the US.

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Oct 5, 2:13pm - #291925 
i just checked, they are not on ebay... frown
since you got contacts from philippines, maybe we can setup a group buy or sth...

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Oct 5, 2:14pm - #291926 
Very true.

If it does work as well as it says, it would WAY more than pay for itself in the gas savings.

And if, somehow, it have 30% more power (which I highly doubt), that would be about THE best possible mod for the price.


I'm wondering though... Would the Celi's ECU be able to cope?


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Oct 5, 2:23pm - #291927 
Originally Posted by ArumnDark
I'm wondering though... Would the Celi's ECU be able to cope?


^^^Lets hope not. It would reset it.

$116 isn't bad. I wonder if its like those crazy German engineering chips they sell on eBay. spineyes


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Oct 5, 3:55pm - #291928 
^^^ahahaha those crazy German rofl

Khaos, nice name thumbsup

this DOES differ from that Tornado thingy that is sold in the US, right. just checkin spineyes


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Oct 5, 4:38pm - #291929 
Here's the picture of the product together with the inventor.

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Oct 5, 4:39pm - #291930 
super turbo charger...sounds like something from ebay lollol


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Oct 5, 4:43pm - #291931 
if it actually works then it'll make its way here eventually and price should be a lot less by then.. spineyes looks like i toy rofl


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Oct 5, 4:56pm - #291932 
lol...saw this on SakSi...lol.

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Oct 5, 7:14pm - #291933 
looks way to small... maybe its for toy rc cars

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Oct 6, 10:42am - #291934 
I think its too restrictive for our performance oriented cars, its supposed to attach with our Intakes and our Intakes pipes are way bigger, meaning the air is going to have to go squeeze through that small thing. It'll probably only help economy cars, like a Toyota Echo.

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Oct 6, 11:14am - #291935 
I want one thumbsup rofl rofl


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Oct 6, 11:23am - #291936 
Originally Posted by shonen
Its kinda like those Tornado superchargers for your cars, it helps the car be more effecient by getting better air circulation into the car.


Yeah I agree, it seems they do the same thing.


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Oct 6, 11:46am - #291937 
So this wont work on our cars? frown

Id get this right now if i could! Lets start a GB!

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Oct 6, 11:47am - #291938 
^^^alright, let me go to the Philippines and bring a few back... rofl


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^^ Awesome! I knew I liked you Zero thumbsup

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Oct 6, 8:11pm - #291941 
I bet it works like a blow-by catch can; it has a filter that needs cleaning every once in a while... of course it may be like air injection; a little fan that kicks in when the car is at idle to keep air moving down the Intake.

I recall hearing plans for a blow-by catch canister which remind me of this thing... it's just a very fancy catch can, or an air-injection system for cars not originally equipped with one. I'd definitely want to learn more befoer getting one.


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Oct 7, 2:41pm - #291942 
so what guys think...is this gana work on our cars?im going to the philippines next month.mayb i will get one for my car if it works...

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