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Jul 21, 4:09pm - #29604 
OMG AEM intake issue again...

ok...driving to school at 8 in the morning and now the box around the D is ghostin at every stop sign and lite. couldn't concentrate in english...so i call the shop and tell them to make me an appoitment to get it removed and put my stock one in with a full refund. around 2 i get a message to call them back. he tells me he did research with AEM and they've come out with a newly remodeled Intake for my celica. hmmmmmmmmm. sounds fishy eh? so i ask wat are the new mods? he says more piping so it won't hit any sensors and maybe a bracket...obviously this guy don't know what he's talking about. i say ok i'll try it but i ain't giving you a penny. he says ok come on in on friday morning and we'll install the new one for you. im all ok... so you guys...? is this guy BSing me or did AEM really fix their problems? grrrrr


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Jul 21, 8:10pm - #29605 
screw AEM, go with Injen CAI!! thumbsup thumbsup


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Jul 21, 8:35pm - #29606 
I love my AEM, workd perfectly fine on a manual. thumbsup thumbsup

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Jul 21, 9:00pm - #29607 
They have the new AEM second generations Intakes for the Celica now right?


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Jul 21, 9:31pm - #29608 
chick, you should have got the Injen CAI happywink


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Jul 21, 9:59pm - #29609 
i agree, you shoulda gone with Injen grin. i've had my Injen CAI for about 35k miles and no probs yet.


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Jul 21, 11:04pm - #29610 
you probably bought the AEM that is for a manual if you have an auto and yes AEM made a gen 2 Intake.


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Jul 22, 12:49am - #29611 
I think both are great C.A.I's i'm going with Injen since I have it.


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Jul 22, 2:15am - #29612 
i like the looks of the AEM in the engine bay more as well, to me it looks way more "showy"

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Jul 22, 2:15am - #29613 
i just installed my AEM gen 2 CAI and i love it.. but im pretty sure they are basically the same.. no CEL with my CAI either.. the new AEM's are tight


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Jul 22, 3:04am - #29614 
there's a GB for the new Gen 2 AEM's here.

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Jul 22, 3:12am - #29615 
hey viet how much did you get your gen 2 Intake for?

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Jul 22, 7:17am - #29616 
Two words: Short Ram

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Jul 22, 8:31am - #29617 
[quote=Gen7fan]Two words: Short Ram [/quote


Three words Trooper boy: Cold Air Induction.


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Jul 22, 8:35am - #29618 
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
Two words: Short Ram


yeah i love my Injen smile thumbsup thumbsup

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Jul 22, 8:49am - #29619 
Originally Posted by CID498
[quote=Gen7fan]Two words: Short Ram [/quote


Three words Trooper boy: Cold Air Induction.


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Jul 22, 8:52am - #29620 
I've had my AEM V1 for over 30,000 miles with no CEL. AEM thumbsup

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Jul 22, 11:10am - #29621 
hmmm idk...maybe try Injen on the car...sorry to hear that.


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