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dondiemand
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dondiemand Feb 26, 10:31pm - #8750 

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cant feel the lift anymore

sup guys! after installing my AEM CAI, i cant feel the lift anymore when the car reaches 6000rpm..or maybe it's just me, i dont know..pls help confused
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c2gas Feb 28, 11:46pm - #8751 

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If you are not sure that the VVT-i or the VVT-L works, unplug them and try your car without them. There must be a serious power loss.
Anyway, I don`t think you have any problem with it, just your engine became smoother.
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dondiemand Mar 1, 12:46am - #8752 

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yeah, i think that is what happened, engine became smoother..thanks man! thumbsup
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sleepy celica Mar 1, 12:49am - #8753 
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hMm...iono about that where the egine became smoother...good idea tho..but our vvtli lift systems kicks hard..if mine were not felt, i would definately dink twice before doing n e ding else with it.=P

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SpeedEnvyGTS Mar 2, 2:48am - #8754 
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Quote:
Originally posted by sleepy celica:
hMm...iono about that where the egine became smoother...good idea tho..but our vvtli lift systems kicks hard..if mine were not felt, i would definately dink twice before doing n e ding else with it.=P
Yeah definitely the lift does kick hard...but then again i dont have a CAI so i dont know if the engine would be smoother...lol...

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dondiemand Mar 6, 8:35am - #8755 

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well, after a week with my AEM installed, i felt the lift again..maybe the ECU was adjusting to the CAI..im not really sure but im just glad the lift is back grin
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Steven Mar 5, 10:54pm - #8756 
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Lift is VERY audibly distinct with just a CAI. smile
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