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Old 06-16-2013, 10:40 PM   #1
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DIY: CAI Intake, Scoop, & Washer Bottle w/ CUSTOM BRACKET & MRTv2's Install w/ VIDEO

Hi all. I just wanted to post these write-ups I did on installing my CAI intake with air scoop and washer fluid bottle relocation kit and also my MRTv2's. I designed a custom bracket to mount the remote filler neck in a better location (I think). It keeps you from having to drill into the new air box as well.

The last page of the attached PDF can be printed and used as a template to create your own bracket if you'd like. The bumper removal was not necessary to do this job, but was easy and made the job a lot easier.

There are lots of pics and I tried to show every step of the process and be as detailed as possible in the PDFs, so I'll let them speak for themselves.
Enjoy.

Edit: Here is a video I made, comparing the stock intake and exhaust sounds to the CAI and MRTv2's. (best audio quality when using quality headphones)

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File Type: pdf Installation of Intake.pdf (5.70 MB, 672 views)
File Type: pdf Installation of Exhaust.pdf (1.20 MB, 231 views)
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Old 06-17-2013, 05:44 AM   #2
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Outstanding post!

One note I will add because it gets asked constantly is that removing the front bumper is not required to install the scoop. It does make the job much easier though.

Thank you for your order and for creating such a great post.

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Old 06-17-2013, 07:53 AM   #3
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Yeah, I thought about that after the PDF's were already created, so I just noted it in my post.
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Old 06-20-2013, 08:36 PM   #4
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Great video, thanks for sharing it. Can't wait to do my axle back exhaust. Elite CC and Roto-Fab CAI done, very happy.

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Old 06-21-2013, 02:11 PM   #5
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Great video, thanks for sharing it...
No problem
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Old 06-21-2013, 02:28 PM   #6
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Old 06-21-2013, 10:38 PM   #7
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Great video demo of each phase
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Sounds great!!
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Great video!! Makes me REALLY want to upgrade my exhaust! And great write up as well, I'm doing the air scoop/washer bottle relocation install tomorrow, and this will help
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Great video!! Makes me REALLY want to upgrade my exhaust! And great write up as well, I'm doing the air scoop/washer bottle relocation install tomorrow, and this will help
Thanks
How'd the install go?
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Old 06-26-2013, 01:42 PM   #12
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Thanks
How'd the install go?
Didn't get to do it laid out all my tools and supplies, went to go jack up my car, and the jack didn't fit under my Camaro I haven't jacked the car up since I lowered it in march, and it never occurred to me that my current jack wouldn't fit. I'm gonna look for a new jack and am gonna do the install as soon as I get it
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...the jack didn't fit under my Camaro...
Haha. It's all good. Looking forward to the finished result!
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Didn't get to do it laid out all my tools and supplies, went to go jack up my car, and the jack didn't fit under my Camaro I haven't jacked the car up since I lowered it in march, and it never occurred to me that my current jack wouldn't fit. I'm gonna look for a new jack and am gonna do the install as soon as I get it
Ah, man! That sucks to get into install mod and then hit something like that.
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Didn't get to do it laid out all my tools and supplies, went to go jack up my car, and the jack didn't fit under my Camaro I haven't jacked the car up since I lowered it in march, and it never occurred to me that my current jack wouldn't fit. I'm gonna look for a new jack and am gonna do the install as soon as I get it
Why not just get some 2x4s to drive up on?? It would be alot cheaper
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Why not just get some 2x4s to drive up on?? It would be alot cheaper
Adapt and overcome!
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