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Old 02-27-2006, 02:13 AM   #1
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something i should know...

what is a/an CAI?

is it custom air intake?

thanks anyway
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:15 AM   #2
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Cold air intake
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:16 AM   #3
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Cold Air Intake...

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Old 02-27-2006, 02:23 AM   #4
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Yup...doesn't make alot of difference...but costs alot lol
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:25 AM   #5
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wow that was fast, thanks
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:52 AM   #6
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Hey chris....my old car had that same engine. 3.1 v6 fuel injected. With the same top as well looks identical..what car is that?
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:55 AM   #7
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Hey chris....my old car had that same engine. 3.1 v6 fuel injected. With the same top as well looks identical..what car is that?
I believe a Cavalier Z24...But that's just from the image address (it says v6z24 in there, so I'm guessing) lol
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:58 AM   #8
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On this same note, what is a K&N FIPK?
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Old 02-27-2006, 03:01 AM   #9
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On this same note, what is a K&N FIPK?
K&N is the company, FIPK is "Fuel Injection Performance Kit"
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The look alike...the same actually.
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The look alike...the same actually.
Makes sense, both made by GM lol
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Makes sense, both made by GM lol
Would that be because they're the same engine by any chance.....lol
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Would that be because they're the same engine by any chance.....lol
That's what I meant lol, they're made by GM, and so the engines would be the same lol
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That's what I meant lol, they're made by GM, and so the engines would be the same lol
140 horsepower 180 torque fun stuff
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That's what I meant lol, they're made by GM, and so the engines would be the same lol
I knew what ya meant....and was thinking the same thing.....you just got there first lol
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