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Old 08-14-2013, 03:55 AM
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I finally bought a Cold Air Intake, I've wanted to for a long time and It's finally done. Right off the bat I noticed better throttle response, and between the RPM's of about 2100 - 3800 (maybe a little higher) it feels like I have 10+ more Horsepower. Starting from a dead stop is a lot quicker now also. Engine sounds way throatier, as with my exhaust sound which also sounds even deeper. So far I'm highly impressed. (Here are some before and after pics)

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looks great! thanks for sharing
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Same one I have
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Nice! I have the Spectre as well.
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It's a great CAI, the real test will be when I tow a 4100 pound camping trailer in two weeks, most of the drive is pretty flat, but there are two real steep grades. Parley's Canyon and Daniels Canyon, both of which have 7% grades. Last time my truck just couldn't handle it without overheating and the trans temp light coming on, but now my trans is newly rebuilt and now this cold air intake along with a few miscellaneous things. I'm hoping she'll do better this time.
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Keep us posted on how well it does.
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Looks good!! I would make some kind of heat shield since the aluminum will soak up heat. Other than that it should work pretty good
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I will let y'all know how she does this time. There will be a second truck with me just in case, and were also loading the generator and all the other stuff into that truck so it's less weight for mine. I will just have the Cub with nothing much loaded in it. Plus four people in my truck to.
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How did she do? CAI make a difference?
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