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Old 01-28-2012, 03:30 PM
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Just ordered a spectre cai kit on ebay for 74 shipped... I am excited to get that in... Will be doing the tb mod once the cai gets here... Any helpfull hints on these?? I am going to need to make the cai "mud proof" somehow for the offroad activities...
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Old 01-28-2012, 04:17 PM
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they make prefilters that fit over the cone but that will be more or less for sand and dust. I have the spectre on my 08 and i havent seen to much mud or dirt inside the heat shield even after some offroading right after it rained up in Michigan
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sweet... I am thinking that the heat sheild should to a pretty good job of keeping mud out... If I sink the truck up to the hood and get water in the intake, then the stock setup wouldnt have been much better...
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your gonna love that spectre.. i love mine i love getting on it and hearing her suck like crazy!! just tapping the gas sounds insane sounds like lasers under the hood here is mine

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Dodgeman - that looks clean!! Do you have any vids of your exhaust??
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youtube name is dodge2289 u can check out all my vids. i had a few different choices. magnaflow to flowmaster 40 to flowmaster super 10 and cutout
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Great mod, you will love it!
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So I am having an issue with the spectre install... I cant figure out how the hose that came with the kit connects... My OE intake obviously had the stock hose going to my valve covers... The included new hose is only about half the necessary length to go from the new position on the spectre tube to the valve cover.... your thoughts and help??? Thanks!!!
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I fixed it... Got a longer piece of tubing from advance auto... Pretty easy install...
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yeah i just cut my stock tubing. You love that intake don't you?
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