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Why are CAI's so expensive?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tomonian77, Jan 15, 2010.

  1. Jan 15, 2010 at 11:10 AM
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    tomonian77

    tomonian77 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I really want to take the plunge for one but I just cant let go of $250 to do it.
     
  2. Jan 15, 2010 at 11:12 AM
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    08pretaco

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    cause people, for instance like you, are willing to spend the money on it. just being honest man
     
  3. Jan 15, 2010 at 11:21 AM
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    Chester

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    I agree with the post above,You for the most part have one stock.But its not got a fancy look or a HP boosting sticker that comes with it.
     
  4. Jan 15, 2010 at 11:22 AM
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    Bingo.
     
  5. Jan 15, 2010 at 12:12 PM
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    DriverSound

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    It's pretty much worthless if you don't get a maf calibrator along with it. That's another $150.
     
  6. Jan 15, 2010 at 2:51 PM
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    Then another 150 for the harness if.you don't wanna splice into your ecu wires
     
  7. Jan 15, 2010 at 2:56 PM
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    jandrews

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    Profit margin.
     
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