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k&n intake opinions?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by mudjunkie, Aug 2, 2008.

  1. Aug 2, 2008 at 4:50 PM
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    mudjunkie

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    looking into a new intake what is a good one the k and n or is there something else as good for less.
     
  2. Aug 2, 2008 at 5:31 PM
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    humanoid

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    Do the deckplate mod and keep your stock filter in. Same as the K&N with better filtration and a lot more $$$ in your pocket.
     
  3. Aug 2, 2008 at 5:37 PM
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    beastlytaco

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    Yeah deck plate is a good mod. however, if you are set on getting a CAI, AFE makes some good ones. My recomendation would be AFE pro dry CAI stageII. and the other option would be to get a AFE drop in filter for ur tacoma and just go from there. K&N ive heard can actually cause you to lose HP in some cases. So best bet would be either AFE CAI or deck plate mod
     
  4. Aug 3, 2008 at 1:02 AM
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    deck mod?
     
  5. Aug 3, 2008 at 10:16 AM
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  6. Aug 3, 2008 at 5:40 PM
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    ETaco23

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    Do the Deck plate mod and get a AFE drop in filter, you'll be happy with results and sound. :)
     
  7. Aug 3, 2008 at 7:00 PM
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    deck plate mod worked great i had a deckplste in my shed from my catamaran and i did the mod intake rumbles and i can feel the difference thanks guys i work 7 days a week yet i still find time to do a different mod on my truck this site rocks
     
  8. Aug 3, 2008 at 7:16 PM
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    well thats one of the perks to being a tw member. information at your fingertips
     
  9. Aug 5, 2008 at 12:01 PM
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    i think u should go with an aem brute force intake. it works great and it looks alot better under the hood then some cheap plastic
     
  10. Aug 5, 2008 at 4:18 PM
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  11. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:26 AM
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    ok i just put a k&n intake in on my 06 and its deffinatly one of the best things i bought power right at ur feet and sounds great
     
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