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hephaestus
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Dec 26, 6:22pm - #359068 
CAI air filters

I need a replacement filter for my CAI. I already have the original filter for my CAI cleaned and oiled and the one on my CAI that's a knock off Apexi (identical to the picts of that filter).
The Apexi wannabe on my CAI is obviously clogged with crap and cleaning that filter isn't possible (it's a cheap throw away).
My problem is I like the cheap filter better than the original K&N and I like to have 2 filters so there is no down time between cleanings.
Obviously Apexi would be the obvious choose for many reasons, but I don't know about spending close to $100 on their filter.
My other chooses are from K&N. The RR-2802 or the XStream. I can't find the information on the XStream for our dimensions and fit after I had it, but I will look and dig it up again.
I was just wondering what are your thoughts about getting different filters, which one would you want, and what about the choices I am giving including Apexi.

RR-2802 Product Specifications
Product Style: Round Tapered Universal Air Filter
Base Outside Diameter: 5.875 in (149 mm)
Flange Inside Diameter: 2.75 in (70 mm)
Flange Length: 0.75 in (19 mm)
Flange Type: Centered
Height: 5 in (127 mm)
Top Outside Diameter: 5.25 in (133 mm)
Top Style: Metal
Top Material/Finish: Aluminum
Color: Blue
Filter Re-Oiling Amount: 0.68 oz (20 ml)
Weight: 0.9 lb (0.4 kg)
Product Box Length: 6.44 in (163 mm)
Product Box Width: 6.38 in (162 mm)
Product Box Height: 7.13 in (181 mm)

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Dec 26, 7:55pm - #359069 
i would go with k&n...

i dont like dry filters because they dont filter as well as oiled ones.

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Dec 26, 8:30pm - #359070 
just get k&n man, some of the best kinds


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Dec 26, 8:53pm - #359071 
Thanks for your response, but I think I'm going with Apexi. I hope I can make it fit without modifications without ordering from outside the US for Injen's CAI sizes.
Who knows how I feel tomorrow on this. I might change my mind again as I did for the past month or so.

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Dec 26, 9:58pm - #359072 
K&N


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Dec 27, 3:49am - #359073 
it doesnt really matter...


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Dec 27, 8:47am - #359074 
if you want cheap, go to a local pepboys, they'll be able to solve that for you...

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