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Old 12-04-2009, 09:43 PM
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I got my K&N today. Tried to install it got some questions.
I have the CAI in with out the sheetmetal shield right now. Sounds awesome, but sometimes when I'm driving normal, I notice a whistling. Is that normal?

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Yes it's normal if your talking about the sound of it sucking in air their pretty loud lol.
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Yep, that's normal, hope it isn't too annoying for you, if it is, get a loud exhaust, haha.
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Yup, it's normal. No box around the filter anymore..the air is free to rush in!
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Yes sirry . No restriction of a air box so the filter is free for air. Definately get some duals or louder exhaust
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Yes sirry . No restriction of a air box so the filter is free for air. Definately get some duals or louder exhaust
or a nice stereo system
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been considering a cai myself u have any pics?
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Just installed my K&N a couple of months ago. You can definitely here the air being sucked in. I think it sounds great.
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On my old *cough cough* ford I had a K&N and it sounded more like a deep thoaty sound when I laid into it. The first of the year I'm going with BFI and I'll post some pics when I get it installed! But yes you definately hear it when you throttle it, makes you wonder why we all wait so long to install them, eh!?
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