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      08-29-2012, 10:32 AM   #45
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Sounds good. I Work in Stevenage so drive your way every day but not in the Bm.

Where do you work?

Some genuine. Would of done all oem if I had done conversion and considering changing some bits, but may just be my OCD as all looks good!
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Do I work?
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Yes mate, PM me if you like as im in the area...ish
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I wouldn't worry about making power with a filter, its just unlikely to happen. Have a look at these 2 videos:





Ok. Its almost 20 mins of your time, but you will realise that its ALL for the noise, and maybe a small reduction in power.
I'm only really doing for the noise, and the rumble/ burble which is unbelievable compared to stock.

However, would rather not be losing power!
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Yes mate, PM me if you like as im in the area...ish [/quote]


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NJ 1161 I applaud doing this solely for the noise and its effect even if it does not help the BHP, because that's a big factor for how it feels in the car.
Could you record the car noise from outside, preferably with car passing by with some help of your mate, since I would be going for it, if it makes considerable difference considering diesels are quiet and passers doesn't realize it's power, unless they hear it, if u know what I mean. thanks,
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Will see what I can do over the weekend.
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Had a go, but sound not great on the video at all. Will attempt some more when get a chance. Sounds louder with more rumble really.

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And it's now a k&n filter meant for a 4.2 Audi s5 v8 so power handling should be ok and neck size closer.


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And it's now a k&n filter meant for a 4.2 Audi s5 v8 so power handling should be ok and neck size closer.

How long time did it take for you to install it ?
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Hi, ten minutes. Just unclip the top box, remove filter and replace with this one.

If you wanted a cheap test I have the blue one available I originally fitted for 15 posted.

That way test it and see if you like.
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