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which intake?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by basktaco, Nov 30, 2008.

  1. Nov 30, 2008 at 4:40 PM
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    basktaco

    basktaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    well as all of you know christmas is near and i am wanting to get a cold air intake. which one is the best for the 2nd generation tacos??

    thanks for the help
     
  2. Nov 30, 2008 at 4:44 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    AFE ProdryS drop in filter. The OEM system is already a CAI. I would ask for something else.

    If you REALLY have your heart set on a CAI, go for the URD or even the TRD is fine.
     
  3. Nov 30, 2008 at 4:57 PM
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    TacoTycoon

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    +1 to what wilson said. Also if you choose the afe pro dry drop in route, try removal of the secondary filter as well. There is a thread that describes how to proceed with it in this forum. And I love my TRD CAI! haha

    Good luck bro
     
  4. Nov 30, 2008 at 5:00 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I stand by my findings that the removal of the secondary (charcaol) filter has no impact on performance. Gaget found none as well.
     
  5. Nov 30, 2008 at 5:01 PM
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    basktaco

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    thanks guys, i think i will just find something else i want from santa lol.
     
  6. Nov 30, 2008 at 5:13 PM
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    TacoTycoon

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    I stand by my findings that the removal of the secondary (charcaol) filter has no impact on performance. Gaget found none as well.[/quote]

    yeah listen to Chris not me haha
     
  7. Nov 30, 2008 at 9:03 PM
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    Johnson8537

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    I have noticed anything but maybe a slightly faster rev.
     
  8. Nov 30, 2008 at 10:06 PM
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    notbrigum

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    Orig post asked which CAI is the best. I'm going to say that of the three I've seen, only two are of diff designs and only one says 'TRD' on it so from a WARRANTY issue while I think dealer/factory would have a hard time saying any intake caused problems, since they can't say they factory intake caused they problems, I'm saying the TRD intake is the best intake.
     
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