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    intake silencer - help!

    hi all - sorry to double post this, but i couldn't find it: i'd like to remove my intake silencer, but i don't know how to do it. PlatinumWRX, can you give me a hand? anyone else is welcome, of course.

    thanks for the tip,
    marcus

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    Here are two threads to look at, one here ( http://clubwrx.keystreams.com/forums...&threadid=1088 ) and one at Scoobymods.com ( http://www.scoobymods.com/forums/sho...=&threadid=113 ).

    Hope that helps,
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    matt-

    dude, man. thanks for the tips.
    question: what is the model# of your k/n filter? i called pep boys, and they claim to not have it. what part# should i give them?

    thanks,
    marcus

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    K&N # 33-2031-2 (listed for Nissan Maxima). I think on K&N's website, they now list a part specifically for the WRX, at least that is what I have heard. Probably not in the parts books yet thats why nobody can find it for you.
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    or you can try the ITG Panel filter. It's British made. I have one and it fits perfectly on my WRX.

    http://www.rallyperformance.com/2002%20WRX%20parts.htm

    about 50 bucks or so.
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    valien, yo!

    hey valien, thanks for the tip. am just wondering how/where i can order the ITG panel filter...

    thanks man,
    marcus

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    I ordered mine through Rally Performance. Basically you email the guy and he'll send you the paypal info/bill and you pay it that way. I got my filter within a week.

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    Ok, i removed my intake silencer but now my airbox is just leaning up against an open hole in the fender. Is it supposed to be like that or is the "ram air" scoop supposed to be connected to the airbox somehow? any info would be appreciated. thanks
    02 platinum silver WRX sedan (stolen)

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    There is a GREAT step by step on how to do this athttp://www.projectwrx.com/frame.htm
    you should look it over. you need to look around alittle but it is there.

    nikon

    p.s. should i do this?
    Nola593@msn.com
    Last edited by nikon; 04-04-2002 at 08:27 PM.

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