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2013 Cold Air Intakes

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JTS2014TACO, Jun 30, 2013.

  1. Jun 30, 2013 at 8:29 PM
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    JTS2014TACO

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    I know some people might have already asked this but I was wondering what Cold Air Intakes people were running on their 2012+ Tacomas. I want to get one for mine and I'm just confused as to which ones are the best for these trucks.
     
  2. Jun 30, 2013 at 8:34 PM
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    This...

    Aftermarket CAI is all noise and no go...

    Better off getting an AFE ProDry S filter for your stocker...
     
  4. Jun 30, 2013 at 8:49 PM
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    Thats what I heard but I wasnt sure it was true
     
  5. Jun 30, 2013 at 8:54 PM
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    Thanks I just went out to the truck and looked I might just change out the filter and put an exhaust on it
     
  6. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:08 PM
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    I got the the AFE Stage 2 SI Pro-Dry S CAI with a volant air scoop for my 13' Tacoma :thumbsup: All setup for the TRD blower I plan to get near the end of the year.
     
  7. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:38 PM
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    Just stick with the stock setup.

    There is no benefit of changing any of the intake on our trucks unless you are getting a supercharger.
     
  8. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:42 PM
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  9. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:43 PM
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    And? I LOVE my TRD CAI. I realize that I'm losing MPG now with it, but the BRAAAAPPP is just so much fun :D
     
  10. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:51 PM
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    unfortunately TRD doesnt make one for the 2012+. Unless I'm just stupid and cant find one... haha
     
  11. Jun 30, 2013 at 9:58 PM
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    Ohhhhhhh yea, you guys got some extra Eco-bullshit in the way now, right?
     
  13. Jun 30, 2013 at 10:06 PM
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    mine has a factory CAI (V6 engine)
     
  14. Jun 30, 2013 at 10:08 PM
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    They all do....
     
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    yep and AFE has them covered

    just gotta weed through the BS
     
  16. Jun 30, 2013 at 10:22 PM
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    yeah its stupid I saw that AFE Makes one I just want to know what other people that have them on their 2013s have
     
  17. Jul 10, 2013 at 11:48 AM
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    Utard or anyone else that would know,

    Do you know of any threads explaining why a supercharger should need a CAI? I have a 13 dcsb TRD sport MT on order and I'm having the dealer add the S/C right away. It seems to be the consensus that the OEM CAI is best.
     
  18. Jul 10, 2013 at 11:53 AM
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    So much win in this thread.


    Aftermarket intake and plasti dip go hand in hand on how worthless they are.
     
  19. Jul 10, 2013 at 11:56 AM
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    The stock setup is designed to provide enough air for the engine.

    The supercharger sucks then blows a lot more air than the stock setup can provide. So the CAI is able to provide more air for the super charger.
     
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