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Old 05-08-2014, 04:38 PM
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Vararam hands down!

Niiiice. I was thinking about using a 4th gen Vararam to mate up with my SRT hood to pull air through the hood, just for coolness factor.
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With this one, I would say yes. I saw a Dyno sheet that Matt at Moes posted alittle while ago on another forum that was spot on 30HP(I can't remember the TQ)...Most people forget that this is not only a "Cold Air" intake but also a "Ram Air" intake. Now will you "feel" the increase right off the line? No, where you do feel it is in the upper RPM's and at higher speeds since it is forcing more air in the faster you go.

I'm sure a bunch of others will chime in, everyone has there own opinion. This is just mine, I've been a professional mechanic for 16 years and have put a CAI on everything I have ever owned. This is the only one I have ever "felt" a difference with...
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Niiiice. I was thinking about using a 4th gen Vararam to mate up with my SRT hood to pull air through the hood, just for coolness factor.

I'm just waiting for someone to come out with a Functional Ram Air hood for the 4th Gens that will work with the Vararam!
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I wish they made the super snake hood for the 4th gens... pair that up with the vararam.

I also wonder how a shaker hood would look, but a little oversized.
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Vararam? Be aware of snow: http://ramforumz.com/showthread.php?...hlight=Vararam
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Vararam also. Just put it on and love it.
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I understand that was a 24 plus hour blizzard and the truck had to have been facing the direction of the wind for that to have happened, but I had no problems whatsoever this winter with getting snow or water in the intake.
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I understand that was a 24 plus hour blizzard and the truck had to have been facing the direction of the wind for that to have happened, but I had no problems whatsoever this winter with getting snow or water in the intake.
... Hence the L O L... Didn't think it'd be a major problem, especial for you karposvt...

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Ha, Hell No! Just a coincidence...I play bass, I use and Ampeg SVT amp...brings together my two passions...

Plus when I first started registering for forums, there was another Karpo somewhere so I had to add something...
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