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pretty easy, hardest part is getting the clamp loose on the turbo side. After that a nice long flat head is a must on the install of the new inlet. (pic 11)
Seems nice, HKS seems louder now. Only driven like 5 miles so far.
 

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dirty engine bay.....!!! just like mine.... :lol:
 

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....wtf is that black thing? it looks like someone took plastic, heated it up, and decided to use it like play-doh. can you say, turbulent flow?
 

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[quote author=duckduck link=topic=134881.msg2904795#msg2904795 date=1233521835]
....wtf is that black thing? it looks like someone took plastic, heated it up, and decided to use it like play-doh. can you say, turbulent flow?
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yup turbulent flow fasho
 

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Maybe a stupid question, but in your opinion is removing the battery necessary to get this install done? I've got a CP-3 ordered and I'm just wondering. I'm sure it makes life a lot easier if you do remove it. Just wanted some input from someone who's already done an install.
 

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[quote author=Trinity link=topic=134881.msg2905882#msg2905882 date=1233584066]
Maybe a stupid question, but in your opinion is removing the battery necessary to get this install done? I've got a CP-3 ordered and I'm just wondering. I'm sure it makes life a lot easier if you do remove it. Just wanted some input from someone who's already done an install.
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If you do not remove the battery/box, it will be a PITA to take the stock one off and put the new one on.

Here is a video from RPMC. Try imagine the battery/box still there while doing the installation. PITA!!! :lol:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3w7blFbFqw

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Hope you have small hands! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
 

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the 3 clamps that came with the inlet are to be used on the inlet FYI. the one is used on the connection to the turbo and the other 2 are to hole the metal sleeves in the inlet. it looks like they are secure but you can move them in and out. like this on my speed6:



 

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Do you think its worth the $$? I want my next mod to be bang for the buck without spending too much $$. I have been looking into a test pipe and maybe the TWM STS. Only reason I am considering the inlet is because I have heard it has helped get rid of knock issues, which I have been having.

Thoughts?
 

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Do you think its worth the $$?[/quote]

This "might" make a difference. Getting a STS or pipe "will" make a difference. But this is something I will eventually get.
 

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Shit, if this helps things "breath" better, I consider it a definite buy.
 
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