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You guys have some pretty sensative butt-dyno's if you can feel a gain 1-4 HP!!!

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The K&N FilterCharger® air filter is designed to achieve high, virtually unrestricted air flow while maintaining filtration levels critical to ensure long engine life. Our automotive OE (original equipment) replacement air filters generally add 1-4 horsepower.

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Guess I need to get my Butt-dyno recalibrated! =)
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You guys have some pretty sensative butt-dyno's if you can feel a gain 1-4 HP!!!

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The K&N FilterCharger® air filter is designed to achieve high, virtually unrestricted air flow while maintaining filtration levels critical to ensure long engine life. Our automotive OE (original equipment) replacement air filters generally add 1-4 horsepower.

Source: http://www.knfilters.com/filtercharger.htm

Guess I need to get my Butt-dyno recalibrated! =)
I'm not saying that I can really feel those extra couple of horses in pull, it's just a different feel for the better as more noise up front and the stock exhaust sounds better. Not bad for an $80 investment.
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I noticed that same difference. just put the drop in K&N as well. Just wanted to mention that the 2010 stock air box already has a decent CAI setup on it. This is why I went the drop in route.
Maybe the air boxes between the model years are less restrictive . I wasn't impressed with my drop in purchase .
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I'm not saying that I can really feel those extra couple of horses in pull, it's just a different feel for the better as more noise up front and the stock exhaust sounds better. Not bad for an $80 investment.
holy shiznit. you paid $80 for a drop in? $40 at pep boys after a $10 coupon.
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it's just a different feel for the better . Not bad for an $80 investment.
I've spent a LOT more than that before and I wasn't feeling any better afterwards!!!
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Gotta have faith bro! No calibration needed
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holy shiznit. you paid $80 for a drop in? $40 at pep boys after a $10 coupon.
I'm from Canada and had to order from US and pay shipping which I feel was fair. Perhaps I could have found one cheaper locally however for me it was easier to just order it. Much cheaper than an entire CAI setup.
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I just put a K&N drop in filter in mine, i did notice a difference, if you saw the old dirty filter you could understand why. I made the change at 30,000 miles.
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I just put a K&N drop in filter in mine, i did notice a difference, if you saw the old dirty filter you could understand why. .
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Anyone with feedbacks on the AFE 31-10071? I just bought one to try out.

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