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Old 02-21-2011, 08:37 AM   #1
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Intake?

okay my parents arent letting me put an air intake on it because they are saying it voids the warranty. can anyone tell me otherwise from everything i read about an intake should not void the warranty.
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Old 02-21-2011, 08:46 AM   #2
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only thing it will void is the warranty on the intake. If something happens to your car and the dealer can prove it's from the intake, then you are screwed.
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okay my parents arent letting me put an air intake on it because they are saying it voids the warranty. can anyone tell me otherwise from everything i read about an intake should not void the warranty.
if ur parents paid for the car, I'd say don't piss them off lol. However, as Poorman says, it won't void warranty unless it's proven the aftermarket part made u claim your warranty.

Most of us have aftermarket intakes, and it's been okay. A couple of people had some CELs, but was fixed easily with the help of the forum members.
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Old 02-21-2011, 12:55 PM   #4
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Call your dealership where you got your car and ask them for sure. IMO it won't void your warranty. Do your parents work for GM and know all of the exact details of warrantys? Its not like they have to know anyways. Just get it and put it on.
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Old 02-21-2011, 01:00 PM   #5
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Call your dealership where you got your car and ask them for sure. IMO it won't void your warranty. Do your parents work for GM and know all of the exact details of warrantys? Its not like they have to know anyways. Just get it and put it on.
Lol teaching the right lessons here...
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If they don't throw a flag...it never happened. LOL
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Old 02-21-2011, 01:08 PM   #7
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I retract my statement. Keep it all stock. Don't want to anger your parents. Especially if they are paying your payment and insurance.
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I retract my statement. Keep it all stock. Don't want to anger your parents. Especially if they are paying your payment and insurance.
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Old 02-21-2011, 04:44 PM   #14
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what they dont know wont hurt them!!!

i think

if you have any problems ever just take off the new intake and put the old stock airbox on and the dealer will never be able to prove if you had an cold air intake on it or not
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Old 02-21-2011, 04:45 PM   #15
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llmfao i mean i told it em wont but my stepdad been researching it and said it wil and siad hes only gonna change the filter. i mean i have 400$ left i might ust have the intake mailed to my school and install it myself and just never tell them about it... besides when are they gonna look under my hood..
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Old 02-21-2011, 04:50 PM   #16
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My parents didn't let me do anything to my cars back in the day and they had good reason.....they had to fund my repair costs. Dad got angry!
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llmfao i mean i told it em wont but my stepdad been researching it and said it wil and siad hes only gonna change the filter. i mean i have 400$ left i might ust have the intake mailed to my school and install it myself and just never tell them about it... besides when are they gonna look under my hood..
Do some cosmetic mods. You don't want to get into with your parents. Someone else on this forum did that and they moved out of the house, no longer speaks to their parents and even lost the Camaro.

Think about those things first.

Here is a whole list of items you can go thru to see what you can do without causing warranty issues. This is my personal page of my items I have done to date. I just need to post the under the hood cosmetic changes once I have completed them.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=77861
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In all honesty OP... if you are fighting so hard just for an intake... it's not worth it. Believe me when I say this... the Intake is good, but exhausts always hits the sweet spot. If you want to dispute anything, I would be disputing an Axleback exhaust.

If you are disputing and keeping your intake a SECRET. Wow... that's just not worth it lol. Also, once you start with intake.. you won't stop. You'll want exhausts for sure, then maybe some headers... =/ my POINT IS, if you don't want to be addicted to Crack, don't ever try it. That's all im saying.
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haha i already bought my exhaust and now im a crackhead for my intake and already tinkging about a twin turbo kit and a complete headers and possibly a tricfecta tune! UGH FML
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what exhaust didya get?
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Old 02-21-2011, 11:40 PM   #21
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haha i already bought my exhaust and now im a crackhead for my intake and already tinkging about a twin turbo kit and a complete headers and possibly a tricfecta tune! UGH FML
Okay, if you already bought your exhaust, then just buy the intake. Eitherway, i see no loss here... you already got an exhaust, which i can imagine your stepdad might get mad at you anyways.

But, welcome to the addicts world lol.
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Old 02-22-2011, 05:35 AM   #22
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Okay, if you already bought your exhaust, then just buy the intake. Eitherway, i see no loss here... you already got an exhaust, which i can imagine your stepdad might get mad at you anyways.

But, welcome to the addicts world lol.

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tell ya step pops to research "Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act: US-Code Title 15 Chapter 50 Section 2302"



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Call your dealership where you got your car and ask them for sure. IMO it won't void your warranty. Do your parents work for GM and know all of the exact details of warrantys? Its not like they have to know anyways. Just get it and put it on.
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llmfao i mean i told it em wont but my stepdad been researching it and said it wil and siad hes only gonna change the filter. i mean i have 400$ left i might ust have the intake mailed to my school and install it myself and just never tell them about it... besides when are they gonna look under my hood..
Who changes your oil?
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