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    Hi guys I have done the airbox mod and also fitted the shorter air pipe I have just been out and fitted my K&N panel filter that was delivered today (just could not wait til weekend, is that sad ?) What I need to know is is it really necessary to remove the battery for the car to "reset" or will it do it anyway as I drive normally,might seen a dumb question but I want to get the best out of these few mods.

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    hi mate... some people say to do it others dont.. i didnt do it and mines fine you can really notice the difference the mod makes....mines the vvt engine...hth mate enjoy

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    Thanks big tee, it would seem a bit mixed as to if it needs doing cause as you said some do, some dont, glad to hear yours worked ok did you notice much of an improvement ?

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    if you dissconnect the battery does anything need reset ( ie alarm ect ) ? or when its plugged back in does everythnig work fine...think i asked this before but never got a reply

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    I would say no m8..makes no difference at all, it would learn new parameters after a few miles anyway

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    its made the flat spots better and less hessitation..

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    Quote Originally Posted by bertbuckie1 View Post
    if you dissconnect the battery does anything need reset ( ie alarm ect ) ? or when its plugged back in does everythnig work fine...think i asked this before but never got a reply

    Just need to reset the time and date also the radio and away you go!!

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    should it be done or as previously saidwill your car do it anyway ?

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    fitted my k&n today and i never disconnected the battery and all is well with the car .......pulls alot better.

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    does this void the warrenty?

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