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Old 09-09-2014, 02:32 PM   #1
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Default New air filter

My k&n that came with my begi kit is falling apart. I've been looking at the choices and at this time I realize that any of them for the most part are going to be just fine.

I was looking around and came across a thread on mnet listing this air filter from a honda prelude 90' part# a1153c

Any thoughts on using this filter? I kind of like the idea of just replacing the filter every 6 months to a year. Arizona is super dry and dusty so i'm not real keen on the high flow filters. I guess I could always do an aem or injen with a pre-filter.

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Old 12-29-2014, 07:57 PM   #2
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get an aem dryflow and call it a day
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Old 12-29-2014, 09:53 PM   #3
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Amsoil makes a dryflow as well. Just installed one on my car a few days ago. At $50 a pop it's not something I'd want to replace twice a year but it sure seems to be a quality product. Build quality looks miles better than what FM ships with their turbo kits.
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I've had no problem with my AEM dryflow but I also havent put enough miles on it to have to clean it yet.
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