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    had mine fitted for about 2 weeks now , and i'm sure my car is using more petrol than when i had the standard one on , any of you peeps had this problem or is it me being paranoid ????

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    On it's own it shouldn't use more fuel, are you driving it any different, i.e. enjoying the sound, experimenting with to see if there is a better response etc?

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    just normal driving mate , i do 26 miles to work and back and the fuel is going alot quicker than usual.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nelly452 View Post
    had mine fitted for about 2 weeks now , and i'm sure my car is using more petrol than when i had the standard one on , any of you peeps had this problem or is it me being paranoid ????
    I cant say i've noticed a drop in mine - the MPG has altered

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    Anyone got a induction kit on a2.2 direct Andy am buzzin for Sunday matey lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by paulvectrac View Post
    Anyone got a induction kit on a2.2 direct Andy am buzzin for Sunday matey lol
    Quote Originally Posted by peelmeister View Post
    I cant say i've noticed a drop in mine - the MPG has altered
    sorry that should read "hasn't" altered

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    Quote Originally Posted by paulvectrac View Post
    Anyone got a induction kit on a2.2 direct Andy am buzzin for Sunday matey lol
    got the spring clamp sorted today, so i think we have everything we need now!

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    Good stuff matey sorry for the thread hijack lol
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