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trdguy1981
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Dec 28, 7:12pm - #360324 
Good CAI?

I wanted to see what the best CAI I have about $200 bones. What would be good and for about how much. I have an 02 GT auto. Where could I get the product that you guys/ girls are suggest? Thanks rice thumbsup

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Dec 28, 7:14pm - #360325 
Go with TPR (but I dunno when you would get it) or go with a cheapo eBay Intake.


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Dec 28, 11:05pm - #360327 
Originally Posted by slidr
Go with TPR (but I dunno when you would get it)

I'd say the same but if you want one now, go AEM thumbsup

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Dec 29, 12:41pm - #360328 
if you have only 200, then go TPR. it'll cost you EXACTLY 200 shipped. you'll have to wait a while, but it's the best and cheapest good CAI


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Dec 29, 1:13pm - #360329 
tpr is undoubtedly supposed to be the best for $200


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Dec 29, 5:09pm - #360330 
^^^i third that, but the wait for it is too long.


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Jan 2, 10:10am - #360331 
lol The old shop was a fraud. The new shop should get things up and running quite shortly!


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Jan 2, 11:48am - #360332 
^^ you might want to secure the site Easy, you've got some interesting stuff thats easily accessible from the root directory...

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Jan 2, 2:11pm - #360333 
AEM since you got a GT.

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Jan 3, 10:21am - #360334 
just videos of me running my car with the CAI lol


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Jan 3, 2:16pm - #360335 
what about SRI. I think I might go with that or CAI. confused

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Jan 3, 3:49pm - #360336 
holy crap easy, do you guys have your own magazine? cause i swear i saw a tpr magazine but i didnt think it was you guys. the only reason i looked at it was cause it was advertising an Intake that supposedly added maybe 7hp rofl i dont remember what it was exactly but the Intake was called "weapon r"


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Jan 3, 5:33pm - #360337 
No thats a different company. My CAI did add 7 hp hahaha lol thats funny


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Jan 3, 5:57pm - #360338 
i prolly asked this already somewhere, but are all the tpr stuff legal? oh and i checked out the website, how come the CAI and Short Ram are different categories, i thought you guys made an Intake that was convertable to both?


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Jan 3, 6:04pm - #360339 
lol The CAI is convertable to SRI. but some people only want the SRI. I might just eliminate that all together for production costs.

The TPR stuff will pass emissions but isnt CARB legal. But that only applies to CALI anyway.


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Jan 3, 7:04pm - #360340 
son of a bitch im from cali!! dammit. ok well, then, noob question here whats the diff between emissions and CARB legal ( i thought they were the same ) *gets ready for flames*


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Jan 3, 9:07pm - #360341 
another question... is the exhaust legal?


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Jan 3, 9:58pm - #360342 
the exhaust is. the dB level is legal.

CARB is a stupid sticker that cali requires to not get a ticket. It doesnt seem to affect my customers tho. My Intake will pass emissions inspection.


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Jan 3, 11:32pm - #360343 
thnx easy


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Jan 4, 8:25am - #360344 
Originally Posted by Easy_C
lol The old shop was a fraud. The new shop should get things up and running quite shortly!




...glad you got rid of that boo-boo ass shop!!!!! thumbsup the best of luck to the aw new tpr porduction shop...&...get on it dam it!! rofl lol

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Jan 4, 8:33am - #360345 
it would be nice to see some products start coming out


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Jan 4, 12:02pm - #360346 
Originally Posted by celicadragon
it would be nice to see some products start coming out

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Jan 4, 12:14pm - #360347 
Originally Posted by Easy_C
Originally Posted by celicadragon
it would be nice to see some products start coming out

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Jan 4, 11:53pm - #360348 
Originally Posted by celicajonz
Originally Posted by Easy_C
Originally Posted by celicadragon
it would be nice to see some products start coming out

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