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Old 03-10-2005, 04:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok I noticed there are alot of HorsePower GAIN hungry users around this forum and usually CAI would be the first MOD to purchase. Well I just recieved my first MOD today which is the cosmoracing CAI ( www.cosmoracing.com )

It was installed in about one hour and most of the hour the time was used on reading the manual which was detailed and easy to understand.

NOTICEABLE CHANGES after installation of cosmoracing CAI

1: The first thing I notice was when engined was revved on neutral/0RPM it makes a whistle sound very similar to the whistle you hear on TURBOCHARGED engines when they switch gears. (I love the whistle sound, sounds turbocharged)

2: When running at over 2500-3000RPM you will notice a very pleasing AIR sound which is not to ricy and not to DEEP. I think its just perfect and sounds clean.

3: Last but not least I notice a very noticeable power gain off the line and rolling.

In conclusion my cosmoracing CAI was priced at $95 total $106 including shipping and I would honestly say I have no regrets whatsoever and I think anyone looking for a simple power boost a CAI from cosmo would be it. ( Especially its affordable and the quality seems to be very well engineered.)

Anyone who actually read this thankyou for reading my review and Ill be back to post my review on Conforti Chip which I will be purchasing soon.
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it took u an hour to install a CAI???

and thanks.. this should go in the review section!

but thanks for sharing!
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Yeah I just got my Conforti chip in the mail( I bought a whole lot of stuff). I am planning to write up a review after I install it and test it on Saturday. I am also going to try and post a DIY with pics on how to get to the chip and the install(should be real simple). Check back in two days if you want a review of the chip before you buy it Jamez.
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it took u an hour to install a CAI???

and thanks.. this should go in the review section!

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no way? to do what? take out the airbox.. then attach the intake??

took me 15-20 mins!
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Yeah, your special.
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