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JuL
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Apr 12, 3:21pm - #440755 
That's what you get when buying from ebay

Bought a 15 bucks ebay (No brand) filter.. Yup, and I used it about 1 week and a half probably ? Look at it now...

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JuL
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Apr 12, 3:23pm - #440756 
The orange spot is rust and if you look closely, you can see that metal grill is moving off hehe. Bah, was worth a try and at least, I get to keep the CAI piping. Going to get a filter tmrow wink

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Apr 12, 3:33pm - #440757 
what do you expect when you have the filter like right there almost outside getting hit by all the elements

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Apr 12, 3:35pm - #440758 
Originally Posted by 05XRunner
what do you expect when you have the filter like right there almost outside getting hit by all the elements


I removed the shield to take the pic spineyes

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Apr 12, 4:01pm - #440759 
Originally Posted by JuL
Originally Posted by 05XRunner
what do you expect when you have the filter like right there almost outside getting hit by all the elements


I removed the shield to take the pic spineyes


lol rofl


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Apr 12, 4:42pm - #440760 
wow yea i had that filter on my jeep and never had a problme with it. i think it maybe the location or something but thats spineyes

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Apr 12, 4:55pm - #440761 
umm... yeah dude, all cone fillters get dirty as hell, CAI's more then SRI duggh spineyes [/color]


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Apr 12, 4:59pm - #440762 
ummm what the hell is the matter with your paint job


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Apr 12, 5:00pm - #440763 
Yeah hehe, dirt isn't much of a problem.. but what I don't like is the rust and the glue wearing off frown Just want to say it's no whining post though, it's more like an advice to all of you considering buying those on ebay. Not saying they suck at all, just pointing out the quality of the filter grin Well I'm still happy I got the piping for 20$ ! Maybe I just got a lemon.. Who knows ! confused rofl

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Apr 12, 5:03pm - #440764 
Originally Posted by VBSURFER
ummm what the hell is the matter with your paint job

No idea.. I bought it cheap but.. as it is ! Paint was faded on the front bumper for some reason. There's also lotsa chips on the Hood and some moron tried to do a touch up to hide em but I guess he picked wrong color.. It's like paint spot in the middle of it, so anyway, I'll be changing the body and Hood soon enough so who cares grin

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Apr 12, 5:26pm - #440765 
atleast you get the product


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Apr 12, 6:30pm - #440766 
price says it all


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Apr 12, 10:12pm - #440767 
location of the filter is supposed to be in the open like that?


What I need to get is a silver gt right? Then I can try and be fast...right?
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Apr 12, 10:15pm - #440768 
yeah i dont think thats a good idea

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Apr 12, 10:19pm - #440769 
Originally Posted by kmlgts
atleast you get the product
LOL

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Apr 12, 10:22pm - #440770 
with ebay you just never know! thumbsdown

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Apr 12, 10:45pm - #440771 
dude, it costs 15 bux to buy from an aftermarket store...i dont get it, how much cheaper do you want it for lol


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Apr 13, 4:31pm - #440772 
Clean that nappy filter!!!

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Apr 13, 4:37pm - #440773 
a k&n filter last a bajillion times longer than that! eek

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Apr 13, 4:38pm - #440774 
Originally Posted by Eman
dude, it costs 15 bux to buy from an aftermarket store...i dont get it, how much cheaper do you want it for lol


for a K&N or Apexi filter, $15 would be a great price. tongue but they cost way more than that. thumbsdown


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Apr 13, 6:57pm - #440775 
Uh looks like you might be taking in some water there buddy...you might want to check it out before it gets worse...

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Apr 13, 7:13pm - #440776 
Just got this ! Though it looked interesting cose it has a shield !! And usualy, Ractive makes great stuff.. I think.. !

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