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Old 05-08-2013, 10:50 AM
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My truck has been doing this since I first bought it with 66K miles. I know he really tried to find it....he even ran smoke through the intake and exhaust....but it really irritated me when the exhaust guy told me the noise was normal. I was like WTF?? Who would produce and sell a vehicle that makes that kind of noise normally??? It's definitely not normal.
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Old 05-08-2013, 11:03 AM
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Mine started around 75K miles. ya not normal
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Picked an EGR up earlier this evening. Going to put it on first thing in the morning and I'll report back. You've got me really excited. If it doesn't fix it I'm going to be sad, lol.

I have read through some posts about the aFe intake and while I think the intake itself is great I'm second guessing the oiled filter. I'm getting a really good deal in the intake but I don't want to have to turn around and pay $50 for a dry filter. I can get the intake for $140 shipped. Is that too good of a deal to pass up?

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Old 05-09-2013, 02:02 PM
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Well I'm sad. It was worth a try and I shouldn't have to worry about the EGR ever again but it didn't change the noise one bit. Time to get ready for work. I'm going to start a new thread on the noise when I get to work. I''ll link it here when I do.

I'm seriously second guessing the intake now. When I think about what I want out of my truck I don't really think about performance. I mean, don't get me wrong, the more performance the better. But what I really want is to get this noise stopped and get my power seat fixed. The intake isn't going to fix either of those and I very seriously doubt the noise it creates is going to muffle the exhaust leak/tick noise. I'm seriously leaning towards just putting the money towards actually fixing those two problems instead of trying to put a band aid on it.

Anyone on the forumz interested in this intake? If you are I will put you in contact with the seller. It's a great deal and I hate to see no one be able to take advantage of it.
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dang sucks the EGR didnt fix it :/ worth a shot.

ya I wouldn't waste your money on the intake
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