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post #1 of 4 Old 10-21-2007, 03:21 PM Thread Starter
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K&N FIPK II Design

HI Everyone, I have the K&N FIPK II kit on my truck its a 06 PSDand i have heard all the horror stories about it dusting the turbo and engine so i pulled it off to make sure it wasnt letting stuff in and there wasnt a spek of dust in the tube.....The thing i dont like about this kit is the design of the heat sheild...The bolt from the bracket that connects the heat sheild to the u shaped plastic piece below the filter has scrated the filter....I took the heat shield off and im gonna keep it off because i dont think its really helping anyway...if you have this kit has it done this to your filter or is there anything else about it you dont like?

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Bad idea removing the heat shield. Thats what makes it a "COLD air intake. Your performance will suffer getting all the hot air from the radiator..

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i know that....it just seems its not very good so im gonna make one out of stainless.....what do u think it would be best to make it out of? stainless ok and maybe spray the hot side with the high temp stuff...that would reflect the heat wouldnt it?

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I made my own from some thick plastic,plastic won't conduct heat like metals.I made it high enough to go all the way to the hood.
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