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Removing Secondary Air Filter

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by spdtaco, Feb 16, 2009.

  1. Feb 16, 2009 at 9:02 PM
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    spdtaco

    spdtaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Can someone write up some kind of tutorial/directions on how to remove the secondary air filter?
     
  2. Feb 16, 2009 at 9:04 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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  3. Feb 17, 2009 at 5:05 AM
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  4. Feb 17, 2009 at 6:09 AM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    :rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
  5. Feb 17, 2009 at 7:28 AM
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    x1, That's a good one.
     
  6. Apr 25, 2009 at 9:42 PM
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  7. Oct 5, 2009 at 11:00 AM
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    That does seem to be true!
     
  8. Oct 5, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    just so yall know this mod really works wonders on our 4 cyl engines. not the V6 as much
     
  9. Oct 5, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    x2!
     
  10. Oct 6, 2009 at 12:19 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Possibly the emission warranty....Not sure.
     
  11. Oct 6, 2009 at 1:06 PM
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    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    but under the magnuson- moss act, the dealer has to prove that the removal is caausing the issue. they cant just say it voids the waranty
     
  12. Oct 6, 2009 at 1:18 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Being as it IS a factory installed emission control device...that wouldnt be too hard for them to do.
     
  13. Oct 6, 2009 at 3:57 PM
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    beastlytaco

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    this is true....
     
  14. Oct 6, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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    Raven65

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    What kind of wonders does this work for the 4-banger, exactly? Better power... better fuel mileage? How much? Anybody got any quantitative proof - or just butt-dyno results? Any negatives?
     
  15. Oct 6, 2009 at 6:27 PM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    well, i have seen the following:
    better throttle response
    better gas mpg
    lower idel RPMs
    more grunt under WOT
    and increased airflow to the engine.
     
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