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Rick
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Rick Jan 17, 11:18pm - #376611 

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2002 Toyota Celica

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Texas
People with Injen Short Rams

Ive had mine on for about 2,000 miles now and havent touched it. Do you guys clean your filters every so often or anything else to maintain it? I know on this website they have information about maintaning your Cold Air Intake, but I wasnt sure if it was the same for our short rams. Any suggestions are appreciated. Thanks thumbsup
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VSGTS14
05 WRB
VSGTS14 Jan 18, 1:26am - #376612 

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2005 Subaru WRX STi

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clean it when you see its dirty or dirt comes off of the filter
ive had mine for for well over 2k miles and its still fine imo
but i got a Injen CAI comin tasty

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Babyboi419
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Babyboi419 Jan 18, 3:04am - #376613 

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2004 Toyota Celica GT

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chicago
no need to clean it as much as CAI does since its not extended with all the dirt and filth coming from the outside..but SRI will have some dust and engine built it..to keep it more clean..get the Injen heat shield..
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gtscelica05
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gtscelica05 Jan 18, 9:52am - #376614 
2003 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica
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had mines for a year now, and havent cleaned it once. doesnt look that dirty

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SmutasticGT
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SmutasticGT Jan 18, 5:53pm - #376615 

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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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You should really clean it about every other oil change, I used the K&N recharger kit ($10) at autozone, it cleans the filter and makes it run like new, comes with cleaner and oil and you can use it more than once thumbsup
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dame1234
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dame1234 Jan 19, 7:47am - #376616 

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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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Milwaukee wi
I've been thinking of buying one of these, and am very interested in this topic, I had a post similar to this up just a little while ago, anyway, when cleaning is it the same proceedure for cleaning the high performance air filters? where you just remove the filter, knock loose the dirt, then apply the cleaning solution, rinse off, then apply oil? i just picked up a kit from my toyota dealership and it would be great if i was able to use it when i get my SRI. i don't see why it wouldn't work, but i want to be sure. thanks
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JesterDallas
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JesterDallas Jan 19, 8:48pm - #376617 
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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2002 Toyota Celica GT

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Dallas, Texas
kinda off topic but is the Injen Short Ram just another name for the Injen IS (i guess thats Intake System)?

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InfernoSonoma
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InfernoSonoma Jan 19, 10:58pm - #376618 
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1998 GMC Sonoma

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MELBOURNE, FL
Filters should be cleaned about every 10,000 miles..
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