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air filter change out ??

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by 20taco07, May 19, 2008.

  1. May 19, 2008 at 4:28 PM
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    20taco07

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    hey guys i wasn changing my stock filter to k&n filter, and noticed on that there is a double filter system on the newer models taco's? the one you change is in the intake, and the one that stays or doesnt take out is closer to the trottle bodys, i have not seen this before. is it double protection or what it it? does it take out?
     
  2. May 19, 2008 at 4:29 PM
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    humanoid

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    IIRC, it offers more protection, but many have taken it out.
     
  3. May 19, 2008 at 4:34 PM
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  4. May 19, 2008 at 4:45 PM
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    wat?
    i'd definately remove it. u'll get more airflow w/ it at a minimum.
     
  5. May 19, 2008 at 6:11 PM
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    20taco07

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    thanks a bunch guys, i was wondering what the heck was that, never seen it on other cars ever, i will look into taking it out, it already eats too much gas lol
     
  6. May 19, 2008 at 6:25 PM
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    chris4x4

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    FWIW, I have seen dyno tests with it and with it removed. There was no difference between the tests. I tried to search for them, but the guy that did the tests didnt post them. If you want you can send an e-mail to "Gadjet" at www.urdusa.com
    He has done extensive testing on the 4.0 motors and can give you the information.
     
  7. May 19, 2008 at 6:26 PM
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  8. May 19, 2008 at 6:27 PM
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    LOL, But keep in mind that Honda brings the h.p. also. :)
     
  9. May 19, 2008 at 6:28 PM
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    20taco07

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    thanks chris il check
     
  10. May 19, 2008 at 6:30 PM
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    no such address chris
     
  11. May 19, 2008 at 6:32 PM
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    Im sorry:
    www.support@urdusa.com
    His name he goes by is "Gadjet".
     
  12. May 19, 2008 at 6:42 PM
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    k il give her a try
     
  13. May 19, 2008 at 7:06 PM
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    Actually his name is Gadget, not Gadjet.
     
  14. May 19, 2008 at 7:07 PM
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    Thanks. My spelling is horrible. :(
     
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