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kovacsr15 01-23-2014 05:30 AM

cai question
 
I put my bbk cai on my 2004 gt and did not require a tune and everything worked out find.what I found is the sound got deeper but it seems to me that it had more pull power with the stock intake.could that be possible the car runs find with that extra air do I still need a tune.thinking about putting the stock intake back on.

Soldier GT 01-23-2014 07:40 AM

Your BBK CAI will enhance the look of your engine but that's about it. The stocker will be just fine until you start modding her.

WJL 01-23-2014 06:48 PM

"There is no power gain worth the $$ to be had with any aftermarket CAI. The stock intake is a CAI and a very good one to boot. The same holds true for drop-in air filters."

This comes from a very reputable source i just copied and pasted it.

Thatsweetstang 01-24-2014 01:00 AM

I think you would benefit from a tune no matter what. A hand held tuner would be good.

71_340 02-12-2014 05:39 AM

CAI is just more noisy. I took mine off and went back to stock....no difference in power that I can feel. I don't have to "plastic bag" the air filter anymore when washing the engine compartment.

pfc_gomez 02-16-2014 11:10 PM

I liked the sound it would make on a Pontiac G6 GTP I used to own. From reading on this forum no real power gains on Stang though.


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