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Old 08-12-2010, 07:14 PM
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Hey all, I'm building my own intake thanks to the ideas I got from Werm. Found a huge KN filter that could work but I'm wondering if you can overdue it by using a monster size filter. This filter is 3 5/8" inner diameter and total length is somewhere's in the 10.5" size.
What's the rule? Bigger the better or do I run the risk of damaging the engine? I don't think so but a little advice is helpful.
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No, you can't really have too much surface area. Bigger isn't always better but in this case it won't hurt anything.
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You can’t go too big with an air filter. Ultimately your limited by the throttle body diameter. So it boils down to cost, bigger filters and plumbing cost more. Goes the first rule of racing, how fast do you want to spend.
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"how fast do you want to spend?" I like that, funny.
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