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k&n or ebay cai

hey i have an f22 and in the future wanna thro on a turbo on so i do not wanna to invest a lot on on n/a. i just want to put on something temporary. should i spend $50 on a k&n filter keeping my stock intake or get an ebay cai for $50. i mean i know not to trust ebay no name brands for reliable auto parts and that brands like injen and aem put in research..but a pipe is a pipe i mean how good can u make a pipe?

k&n air filter or ebay cai ?
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

your right its just a pipe, the filer would be what youd want to replace if you get a eBay CAI, costing you more money. How soon are going to go turbo? Actually it doesn't matter, if your serious about going turbo, don't waste money on the CAI or K&N filter, just go get a Fram air filter for 10 and call it a day.
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

ya, i agree with 2.2 if you know for sure youre gonna go turbo, dont even bother. if the filters not dirty, dont even get a new one
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

^agreed, save that extra money for when you go turbo...you'll need it!
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

if you know you wanna go turbo later down the road anyway, why waste the money on something you won't even use when you do go turbo, OR on something you'll barely even notice a difference with right now?!!?!?

you could start piecing the turbo kit together right now,and that $50 could either be put towards injectors, a boost controller, BOV, silicone couplers and clamps, etc....
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

yea its just my air filter is super dirty n i dnt wanna buy multiple airfilters while im piecing up a kit
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

just pick up a ebay CAI for now, but get a good filter for it(k&n, Aem, Fujita, etc).. shouldnt be more then $75 after everything..
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Re: k&n or ebay cai

i would agree save your money and start piecing together your turbo kit! b boosting!
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