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Old 03-05-2011, 02:18 PM
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I am looking to get a CAI and ran across a twin intake on ebay. It looks cool but i am worried that since is sits right on top of the motor will it suck hot air which makes it useless. See link below:

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Buy that and silicone couplers and a few of the single turn down ebay kits so the pipes turn down.
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HEMI450HP old....old example.
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Gear, you will be drawing a LOT of heated engine bay air into the engine, not an ideal thing; though, what kay9 has put up is quite impressive.
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very nice work kay9 looks great. ramgearhead if u suck in a bunch of hot air from the engine bay your not gaining all the hp that you are expecting from a cold air intake. that cant be the price for a new intake with 2 cone filters is it?most decent cone filters are at least 50 each.cheap intakes are usually around 150 bucks so not sure if that is a real usable item or not.thats my 2 cents
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damn that twin intake with the turn downs is badass!! Id go ahead and do that man!! really cool
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that intake in matts truck was impressive to look at..if you see the rest of the pictures the filters sit right at the foglight opennings...
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Nice looking intake . I like it .
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That's a good look I would turn the pipes downlike the picture but im wondering how good the filters are for that price
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I actually like that setup for my truck. 4th gen ram with the sport hood. Throw some new filters and make the scoops functional and that is pretty sweet. I might just buy it for the future. At worst I waste 50 bucks
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