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so.. would you recomend going with a different type of cai? like a k&n? think that would have the same issues you encountered? jw. thanks.. great write up btw
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so.. would you recomend going with a different type of cai? like a k&n? think that would have the same issues you encountered? jw. thanks.. great write up btw
I've installed many different CAI in other vehicles, and all have a bit of tweaking to do if your as OCD as I am about it being 'just so'. This one took more then average, and although I think Volant needs to step up their game in the fitment department, I will recommend this product to anyone looking for a premium enclosed CAI. The final product looks great and works great.....but for people like me, it takes a fair bit of love to get it there.

Glad you enjoyed the writeup. I certainly enjoyed writing it, as writeups like this have been a huge benefit to me when doing mods.
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Just wanted to say Thank-You for this write up. It helped aid in the installation of my volant. Had I not read this a dozen times things may have been interesting. You would think installing a cold air intake would be simple but Volants lack of detail in some areas had me bending and twisting to get the rubber boots and clamps some what straight.
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Brad- I know this post has been up forever but I just read it today. One more reason I find this forum so valuable... people spend the time and exert a bunch of effort to help their fellow Ram owners. Really nice write-up.
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