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dry vs. oiled

i'm looking to order an intake this week, and just looking to get a few opinions on what you guys think, dry or oiled filter? pros and cons? thanks in advanced
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They say your stocker is flowing plenty!!
Sure is nice to hear more turbo whistle though!!!
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I have the K&N intake system/ oiled.........no dusting issues here on turbo

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according to AFE the Oiled is better as long as you clean and properly apply the oil as instructed in the manual....
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i have an afe stage II with a pro guard 7 filter... it's oiled and i love it.. no dusting at all...i clean and oil it every time i change my oil and it seems to be fine

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I love my AFE Pro Dry S..... filters WAYYYYYY better than my old K&N and all I have to do is wash it out, let it dry and shove it back on!

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thanks for all your input, I think i'm going to go with a dry filter, the thought of "dusting" scares me a little, with my luck it'll happen to me
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