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So would it still be efficient to make my own intake. I have a pipe for a civic that i can cut, and i have a filter also. just wondering
 

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lots of guys do... mines made out of sewer wall ABS ;)
you cann buy prebent alum intake piping and hi temp silicone couplers if you want it to really look nice
 

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if you leave it exposed in the engine bay its a HAI (hot air intake) The FWI will draw COOLER air then exposed like mine shows....
on a NA car it wont make THAT much of a difference, both will be better than the stock box, if you're FI, cooler air will help control KR...
 

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I'm new to this car, but is the ecu under the filter?. or what is that in the filter box. And how do you remove the filter box? does that just stay in.
 

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do you use a coupler on the manifold or just use the elbow. I want to use a coupler, but it would be like a 3 to 4 in one.
 

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4" is a bit of an overkill for a N/A or lightly modded S/C car, but (assuming its a 3800) you would put a coupler on the TB, and use it to attack the pipe...


 

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Pcm

PCM is Pulse Code Module. Your computer basically.
 
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