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    As the title suggests, after my De-cat and the usual airbox mod. I have been playing again. So what do you think?


    I’ve just been out for a short run and the car seems to be even freer revving. Power seems better higher in the rev range too. Placebo effect….. I think not.

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    looks a good idea but would it not mess with the maf ?

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    :shark:

    dd is looming.....

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    it's never going to mess the maf unless the filter is left out... looks good!

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    Quote Originally Posted by melvyn8181 View Post
    looks a good idea but would it not mess with the maf ?
    Nah, the MAF records air flow then the ECU recalculates from there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Al 22 dti View Post
    :shark:

    dd is looming.....
    Gone Fishing....LOL

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    ive seen this done by another member

    do you get a whistle or is it fine

    more air in to the airbox it has to make a difference all for it me nice to hear results after a week of driving like that

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    well id say more cold air in must be better !

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    can you notice any difference ? might try this my self, were did you get the pipe from?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 6009tristanb View Post
    ive seen this done by another member

    do you get a whistle or is it fine

    more air in to the airbox it has to make a difference all for it me nice to hear results after a week of driving like that
    Nah, mate no whistle to notice, I'll post results/findings once the ECU has had time to re adjust to the larger inlet. So far so good though.

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