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AFE Pro Dry S Filter.........

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by toyo freak, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:31 AM
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    toyo freak

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    So I finally got my new filter installed but I am a little worried. After installing the filter I noticed it did not fit as tight as stock filter and wiggled back and forth. Is this normal?
     
  2. Oct 31, 2010 at 11:38 AM
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    Bump:rolleyes: Anyone?
     
  3. Oct 31, 2010 at 11:49 AM
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    My k&n filter "wiggles" a little
     
  4. Oct 31, 2010 at 11:51 AM
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    george3

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    Mine fits perfectly but it is a 08 2.7
     
  5. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:14 PM
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    dirtytaco2010

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    mine wiggles a little too and i get worse mpg i think im going back to stock and selling AFe
     
  6. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:29 PM
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    I guess I should double check with AFe
     
  7. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:31 PM
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    :cool: thats weird
     
  8. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:42 PM
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    I see you people down there viewing this thread....:spy:....post some info
     
  9. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:48 PM
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    how much wiggle? like vibrate cause remember when you close up that up it pinches the rubber part in there. thats how it creates a seal. Actually i remember the TRD one i had was like that, it wiggled a little but then it was firm when you shut the airbox
     
  10. Oct 31, 2010 at 12:53 PM
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    Lemmie know when you do...I might want it!!

    I would be interested in hearing how much "wiggle" it is too...
     
  11. Oct 31, 2010 at 1:08 PM
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    I don't know about the 4.0, I have the 2.7 but it isn't alot of wiggle, I just notice it every time I'm putting the filter back in. I didn't think about the top off the airbox pinching the rubber to create the seal, I guess it's fine...idk
     
  12. Oct 31, 2010 at 1:43 PM
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    As long as the rubber contacts both halves of the airbox, everything is sealed, and it will be fine. As for my AFE drop-in, I have no "wiggles" at all.
     
  13. Oct 31, 2010 at 5:55 PM
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    ) Mine wiggles back and forth like it is slightly under-shaped. I guess it will be fine though, as long as rubber seals up. By the way this thing is awesome I can definately tell a difference upon acceleration and the engine sounds happier/better
     
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  17. Nov 1, 2010 at 12:03 PM
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    mine really didnt wiggle
     
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