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hissing noise at idle? #331853 Nov 20, 7:32pm Nov 20, 7:32pm
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hissing noise at idle?
ok so i got my car back from the body shop and they put a CAI on it and there is a loud hissing sound when it idles... is this common or is something not tight enough? just curious because it sounds just fine once it's not at idle

Re: hissing noise at idle? [Re: whywait] #331854 Nov 20, 8:10pm Nov 20, 8:10pm
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its fine, its the CAI sucking in air, and it dont suck or not so hard all the time

it suck in air somtimes when you drive to but then you sont hear it so good since you are in the car with engien noise and stero on grin

Re: hissing noise at idle? [Re: oas] #331855 Nov 20, 8:17pm Nov 20, 8:17pm
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Check all your hoses just in case. happywink


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Re: hissing noise at idle? [Re: iggy] #331856 Nov 21, 5:41am Nov 21, 5:41am
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Is it a Short Ram? My SRI makes the noise all the time, especially when the fan kicks on. Its cool...and normal

Re: hissing noise at idle? [Re: grcelica] #331857 Nov 21, 11:28am Nov 21, 11:28am
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it's the CAI and i checked everything and it was tight so i guess it's just one of those sounds i'll have to get used to

i definately love the sound of it when driving around town

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