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Old 07-07-2012, 02:13 AM   #1
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Best Intake to install?

I have a 2012 Camaro 2LS 3.6L V6, which is the best intake to install?

I've narrowed my options down to K&N, BBK, Injen, or Airaid....

Let me know your opinion!!
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:18 AM   #2
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Out of those id say injen.

CAI ftw.... (IMO)
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:18 AM   #3
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Cold air inductions....I would link you there but there site is down right now
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:22 AM   #4
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Cold air inductions....I would link you there but there site is down right now
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Out of those id say injen.

CAI ftw.... (IMO)
and why these?
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:39 AM   #5
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and why these?
They look the best and are the best performance. Also the most expensive lol. They are about $420 with shipping.

You can also look at K&N which are about $320. I think, from what I hear, Most people prefer the CAI though.

Ordering my CAI weds
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:40 AM   #6
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http://www.coldairinductions.com/sto...r-coated-black

For me it was the design. The closed/ insulated shroud, combined with the air scoop/washer relocator, seemed to make sense to me that it would push more and cooler air....

I went back and forth between the CAI and Vararam. The only thing I didn't like with the vararam was the heat shield over the radiator. I'm sure there's no real issue with it, I just didn't care for that...
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:42 AM   #7
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This is what broski above me posted...just without the powder coat.

http://www.coldairinductions.com/sto...old-air-intake
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:42 AM   #8
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Plus what AdamZ said, it looks awesome under the hood....
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:47 AM   #9
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If you have $400+, go for the CAI, if not, I think BBK is the best bang for your buck, plus the stainless/chrome look is pretty cool
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Old 07-07-2012, 06:17 AM   #10
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They are about $420 with shipping.
Unless you order from a CAI Inc distributor who doesn't charge shipping.
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Old 07-07-2012, 08:08 AM   #11
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AEM is the most open filter from what I've seen. They are also decently priced and I got better numbers with it then CAI. Most people on here seem to not aknowledge it or use it because it is "Rice" .
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Old 07-07-2012, 08:53 AM   #12
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injen..proven performance..
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Old 07-11-2012, 04:00 PM   #13
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CAI ftw.... (IMO)
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They look the best and are the best performance. Also the most expensive lol. They are about $420 with shipping.

You can also look at K&N which are about $320. I think, from what I hear, Most people prefer the CAI though.

Ordering my CAI weds
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http://www.coldairinductions.com/sto...r-coated-black

For me it was the design. The closed/ insulated shroud, combined with the air scoop/washer relocator, seemed to make sense to me that it would push more and cooler air....

I went back and forth between the CAI and Vararam. The only thing I didn't like with the vararam was the heat shield over the radiator. I'm sure there's no real issue with it, I just didn't care for that...
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Plus what AdamZ said, it looks awesome under the hood....
The people have spoken!

There is a reason that our systems are constantly going in and out of backorder, and it's not because we aren't trying like hell to get them shipped! It's because they are proven, look great, install fairly easy, and are top quality products!
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Old 07-11-2012, 05:44 PM   #14
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Where can one of these CAI's be procured in Canada?
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Old 07-11-2012, 06:14 PM   #15
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FYI: http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=222713

Are you planning an exhaust mod as well? If so, you may be able to bundle for a better price.
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Old 07-12-2012, 10:00 AM   #16
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Where can one of these CAI's be procured in Canada?
You can purchase a few different ways:

1. Through our website www.ColdAirInductions.com (We ship into Canada all the time, $40 flat rate fee)

2. Though one of our many Authorized Dealers which ship into Canada, find a list of them here: http://www.coldairinductions.com/dealer-locator

Many of the dealers on that list are also on this Forum. Thanks for choosing Cold Air Inductions Inc.!

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CAI. just installed purchased from APEX souns awesome and car runs stronger.
Thanks for choosing Cold Air Inductions Inc.!
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Old 07-12-2012, 12:02 PM   #17
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Injen CAI

I went with the Injen CAI. It was an easy install, the cost was about $400. So far it has been great, you can hear and fell the CAI in action.
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