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Old 03-24-2009, 10:39 AM   #1
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Is it hard to install Air intake?



Is it hard to install a short arm Air intake, I have a stock one and want to go with a K&N intake.Can I do this on my own or get a pro to install it , is there a sensor or just the tube and cone filter
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Old 03-24-2009, 11:42 AM   #2
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really easy just get a pipe and filter

remove the stock air box, plug the pipe to the MAF and your done.
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Old 03-24-2009, 02:41 PM   #3
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Thanks!
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Old 03-24-2009, 02:58 PM   #4
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Old 03-24-2009, 08:16 PM   #5
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heat shield is important lol..
i dont have a heatshield
and..prob droped in performance lol
but sounds cool
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Old 03-24-2009, 08:55 PM   #6
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yea, without heatshield, you'll see a drop in performance
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Old 03-24-2009, 10:57 PM   #7
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heatshield is also very easy to make
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Old 03-24-2009, 11:06 PM   #8
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buy what you need.
a used k&N intake will run you 150-200 bucks
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Old 03-24-2009, 11:17 PM   #9
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Ummm what about the O2 sensor? Dont forget the O2 sensor
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Old 03-25-2009, 09:00 AM   #10
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02 sensor, I thought there was an sensor somewhere,that should plug into the tube.What if the tube doesn't have a hole for the sensor?
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Is this for an e36? I made my own and you dont need holes for the sensor.

http://home.comcast.net/~matthew.c.s...cais/index.htm
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Old 03-25-2009, 10:40 AM   #12
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Ummm what about the O2 sensor? Dont forget the O2 sensor
02 sensor on the intake? LOL.
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Old 03-25-2009, 06:29 PM   #13
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My tube is far too long I guess I have to cut it down!
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Old 03-25-2009, 06:31 PM   #14
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Is this for an e36? I made my own and you dont need holes for the sensor.

http://home.comcast.net/~matthew.c.s...cais/index.htm
I got the intake and I got to build it from scratch!
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Old 03-25-2009, 06:42 PM   #15
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Well the E39 have the sensor in the filter housing, im not sure about the E36
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