Thread: Intake
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Old 10-14-2009, 09:56 AM
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Default Re: Intake

Originally Posted by BarelyAWake View Post
Given I can hold up the stock filter sponge and actually see through the holes easily enough to read this post (yar - I just tried it lol) I daresay that any perceived "performance gain" from removing it entirely would unfortunately be either coincidence and/or a placebo effect.
Removing the cover buys a reliable 1-2mph but removing the foam after that does nothing. For some reason with the new SBP pipe my motor bogs with just the foam (pic) but runs great with foam&cover installed or no foam&cover at all.

Apparently tuned pipes need tuned intakes.
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Last edited by xlite; 10-14-2009 at 10:00 AM. Reason: pic
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