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Need a new air filter looking at AFE

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by 07TacoRidah, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. Jan 24, 2010 at 8:47 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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  2. Jan 24, 2010 at 9:08 AM
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    I got one, didn't really notice a diffrence in hp. maybe a bit more throttle response.
     
  3. Jan 24, 2010 at 9:10 AM
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    taco084gb

    taco084gb No matter where you go there you are.

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    I like the AFE Pro Dry and have a spare for Me and the GF. We have the same truck. So I change it out and Wash the old one with water and let it dry while I install the spare. Great filter. Got it thru Autoanything for $62.00.
     
  4. Jan 24, 2010 at 10:15 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    I was reading on here about the oil that is let in from the K&N though. Apparently the AFE doesn't let in oils. Is this true? I tried to look for it online for a vid about it (searched AFE Pro dry), didn't get much. There's too many with the CAI's which also have the pro dry on them.
     
  5. Jan 24, 2010 at 11:17 AM
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    LUSETACO

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    The AFE pro dry is dry( no oil ). You can tap it out, vacuum it out, or wash it with soap and water and let it dry. I didn't feel any increase in power or throttle response, but its the last filter i'll have to buy for the truck.
     
  6. Jan 24, 2010 at 11:53 AM
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    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    That's what I am looking for also. I don't want to buy the nasty OEM air filters since they will get dirty and I have to replace them. I remember one time cleaning out my old Dakota's OEM air filter box and where the intake hole was, by the bottom of the air filter box, there was all this oil.

    I do full detail cleaning on the Tacoma at the end of every 2 months and there's already enough places I have to scrundge around to clean in the engine bay. thanks guys. :cool:
     
  7. Jan 24, 2010 at 2:12 PM
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  8. Jan 24, 2010 at 2:17 PM
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    08pretaco Almost there

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    dont waste your money on a cai. do a search and there will be tons of results about the uselessness of them!

    to the op get the pro dry s. without an oil filter you will be much more happy and less stressed about maintenance and worrying if you didnt over oil the filter then worrying about your maf getting the oil all over itself
     
  9. Jan 24, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    EXACTLY! I just want to put ONE filter in and just have to worry about cleaning it. I don't want any extra steps to it at all. I'm ordering the AFE Pro Dry though tomorrow from autoanything ($35 to my door). :D
     
  10. Jan 24, 2010 at 7:49 PM
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    08pretaco Almost there

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    ^good choice man. Hate to see people spend money for something and then be unhappy with it! I love my pro dry s. Take it out after offroading and smack it against the inside of my bed to get the dust out then when I get home, wash it dry it put it back in and I'm good to go :thumbsup:
     
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