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Old 07-13-2011, 06:15 PM
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Does it matter? I had a buddy of mine install my CAI (I'm not too mechanically inclined) and he assures me that it doesn't matter, but as you can see in the pics my filter is slightly tilted. All other pictures I have seen show it being flat. Should I bother changing it or does it not matter at all?


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As long as its sealed to the intake piping its fine. Orientation doesnt matter at all. Be sure though that the clamp is tight and it cant suck air from after the filter.
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all the clamps are solid...can't make it budge using a good amount of force.

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yea, in your case, it's just aesthetics...I would pull it up to be even..and i'm not an anal person either..but it still works this way too..
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Nice, I want the Airaid baaaad.
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looks good, do you happen to have a part number for that filter? I have a cone filter now and want something wider to like that.

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looks good, do you happen to have a part number for that filter? I have a cone filter now and want something wider to like that.

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Part number is 720-476 its listed for like $99 on their site.
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Part number is 720-476 its listed for like $99 on their site.
OUCH!!, I think I'll just stick with the cone filter. Thanks for the part number.
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OUCH!!, I think I'll just stick with the cone filter. Thanks for the part number.
yea spectre cone filters FTW!!!!
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