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Old 10-07-2008, 09:05 AM   #1
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Cold Air Intake

Does anybody use one? I've got an '01 6-banger and I commute with it about 70 miles 3-4 times a week. So far my gas mileage is pretty damn good at 17.8 mpg, but I was wondering if a CAI could get me up to about 20. Of course increased throttle response would be nice, too. Thanks for the input.

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Old 10-07-2008, 09:22 AM   #2
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Nope....IMO - don't waste the money.

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Old 10-07-2008, 09:55 AM   #3
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X2 to MOz's comment.
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:16 AM   #4
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I have the Brute Force Intake w/ Spacer and have realized significant improvement in HP and Torque, but mine is not a DD and I have only put 1 1/2 tanks of gas through it since the install, so the Jury is still out on an increase in MPG..

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Old 10-07-2008, 11:49 AM   #5
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I put the banks with the cat back and i definitly got more horsepower and torque but my milage is bad but that can be me
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Old 10-07-2008, 11:51 AM   #6
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i got one for dirt cheep and i did notice a little better gas millage, little power, quicker throttle response.
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Old 10-07-2008, 11:58 AM   #7
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i have one i will sell you it is a k&N fits on the stocktube it is the open element if you want ti make me an offer it was on it when i bought the jeep and i like a stock filter my thoughts are more air means more dirt you usually get both with a high flow filter
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Old 10-07-2008, 02:55 PM   #8
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"""""my thoughts are more air means more dirt"""""

Good thinking! Why not just plug it off completely, then no way dirt can possibly get in!
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The sticker from the CAI will boost 5 horse. Thats about all your gonna get from it. Waste of lift loot.
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Old 10-07-2008, 05:49 PM   #10
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Cold air intake

I agree with the people who say don't waste the lift money...I put an AEM brute force intake w/ spacer on @ 19k miles...no increase in MPG, but it is quicker "off the line" and sounds cool...that is about it...

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