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    Has anyone done the airbox mod on a 3.2 petrol?
    Are there any real gains to be made?
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    Yes, But you will have to go further than just removing the bottom trumpet. Removing the lower trumpet, adding a second cold air feed, modifying the upper trumpet and using a performance filter will see a real increase in BHP.

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    roughly how much of an increase, and will it badly affect fuel consumption. I do realise that consumption depends on wether or not you drive like your Grandad or Louis Hamilton on speed. If you could give me a rough idea I would be grateful.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nutron View Post
    Yes, But you will have to go further than just removing the bottom trumpet. Removing the lower trumpet, adding a second cold air feed, modifying the upper trumpet and using a performance filter will see a real increase in BHP.

    Excellent....and i was just gonna say yes!!!

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