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Looking for cheap volant cai replacement filter

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Seandaman, Apr 4, 2012.

  1. Seandaman

    Seandaman [OP] Active Member

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    Just need something while I clean the volant filter. Anyone had any luck with the inexpensive universal fit filters from local parts stores? If so, which one? Thanks
     
  2. Jerez

    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    how much are you looking to spend??
    theyre $50 straight from them...when i had mine i pick it up..
     
  3. Seandaman

    Seandaman [OP] Active Member

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    I've seen some off brand for $ 20. I just need something in there while the volant dries, debated on the power core but it's a little pricey.
     
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    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    u can use one of those spectre filters...thats what i did while it dried :thumbsup: (pep boys or o-riellys has them around here)
     
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    Seandaman [OP] Active Member

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    That's what I was thinking. Did it slide far enough over the tube to clamp outside the box?
     
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    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    yup...its a 3in. fitting on the volant and spectre so its slide true to clamp
     
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    Cool, I was concerned about it sliding far enough down to be clamp from outside the box. You ever clean your volant with a non volant kit?
     
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    ya, i used that k & n cleaner stuff...its the same stuff just red
    now i have a trd intake
     
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    One of the reasons I've moved to a dry filter and haven't looked back. You could invest in a ProDry-S cone filter and sell the Volant oiled gauze...
     
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    volant makes a dry "powercore" but it's pricey
     
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    I'm running the AEM Dryflow Filter in mine.

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