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WHAT kind OF INTAKE IS ALLOWED IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by leo08pirate, May 6, 2009.

  1. May 6, 2009 at 9:47 AM
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    leo08pirate

    leo08pirate [OP] Katzo production

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    What kind of intake is allowed in the state of california

    need one
     
  2. May 6, 2009 at 9:54 AM
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    NetMonkey

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    engine mods in california are very strict. if i recall, there is very little that you are allowed to do to the engine.

    of course, your engine mods only get looked at when you get a visual inspection during a smog check. so, if you can find a shop that will overlook your engine mods, then the skies the limit :)
     
  3. May 6, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    I think you want to make sure any parts you buy are CARB approved or CARB exempt.
     
  4. May 6, 2009 at 11:10 AM
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    Or if the po-po decides to get investigative on you for being a jerk.:D I thought there were a couple of CARB approved intakes out there...just make sure it is LABLED as such though...automatic fail if it isn't. CARB sucks btw.:rolleyes:
     
  5. May 6, 2009 at 12:49 PM
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    Evil Monkey

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    I believe the Volant is CARB Approved.
     
  6. May 6, 2009 at 1:01 PM
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    Shit, scratch the idea of ever going to live in California, I didn't realize it was THAT bad!

    EDIT: Wait Never mind, I'm legally registered in OR, no matter where I go, EXEMPT! Phew.
     
  7. May 6, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    and smog check isn't required for the first 5 years unless you sell it.
     
  8. May 6, 2009 at 10:34 PM
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    Just make sure whatever you get it comes with a CARB sticker.
     
  9. May 6, 2009 at 10:40 PM
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    teheheh... i can pass smog :cool:
     
  10. May 7, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    Just throwing this out there, how hard would it be to fab a carb sitcker?
     
  11. May 7, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    You'd have to have a CARB ID number with the sticker.
     
  12. May 11, 2009 at 12:06 AM
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    my k&n came with carb sticker
     
  13. May 11, 2009 at 4:12 AM
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  15. May 11, 2009 at 11:05 PM
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    AEM Brute Force Intake, Innovation Tonneau, Tint.
    AEM Brute Force Air Induction is pending approval. By the time you need to get it smogged, it'll have been approved. Just ordered mine last week autoanything hosed me, so I won't be getting it shipped for a couple weeks. I'll let you know how everything pans out, with pics if you can hold out 2-3 weeks...imagine my disappointment.

    Other websites have them in stock and not on b/o if you're impatient...
     
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