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Custom intake ?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by BluTaco08, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. BluTaco08

    BluTaco08 [OP] I LiKe TaCos

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    I'm just wondering if anybody has made an attempt at a homemade intake ? Eventually I will have a name brand intake, but until then...anybody ?
     
  2. hail-bop Command

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    Get a high flow non K&N (dry) drop in filter and save yourself some cash. :thumbsup:
     
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    Deckplate and get a Good drop in filter, 95% same effect as a CAI. I did it to my 2002 2.7L and i love it,

    go to a local boat store or place that sells deckplates, dremel a circle, screw it on, leave cap out and waalaaa! best 15 bucks youll ever spend (not really but thot it sounded encouraging :D)
     
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    MsTRD hell yes i love my truck

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    me and my boyfriend attempted it, did something wrong because my truck wouldn't run with it...not sure what we did because he made one for his truck that worked great.
     
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    what do u mean "wouldnt run"? would it start? pleeaseee tell me he cut the hole on the bottom below the filter.

    it would be very bad it he bypassed the filter and dirty air and junk it going straight into your manifold. that would be baaddd and a possible reason why your truck wont run..
     
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    MsTRD hell yes i love my truck

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    it would start and then die. i don't know what he did but this was a long time ago and my truck is perfectly fine :)
     
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    oh wow i feel like a dumbass haha its been a loonngg time. i wonder why this was so recent in the thread list.. i saw it bold and thot it was a new topic.

    ok cool. well im glad things worked out!

    i notice your in sacramento, what part?
     
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    MsTRD hell yes i love my truck

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    you're not a dumbass, i did post that tonight but we did the intake a long time ago. i appreciate you trying to help :)

    i have no idea what part of sac i'm in...i moved here for school last year so all i can tell you is i'm near sac state :eek:
     
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    NOOO EFFIN WAYYY hahahahaha i jus transfered to Sac State from Sonoma. Im gonna be a Sophomore.

    Ill PM You
     
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    MsTRD hell yes i love my truck

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    wow thats crazy because i'm leaving sac state to go to sonoma state and i'm gonna be a sophomore!....crazy!
     
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    whaat haha wierrd.. why sonoma? i didnt like it there at allll.
    i wonder if you know my friend and cousin then. they went to sac state last year too.
     
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    because i'm from petaluma and i want to go back. why didn't you like sonoma? i love sac state! i just can't stand to live in sacramento anymore!

    i might know them. pm me names if yah want :)
     
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    HAHAH wow guys... its like you are both switchin spots. thats a first
     
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