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Old 09-01-2012, 06:37 PM
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Default CAI which one? S&B or Air Grabber

I have general ideas on CAI's from reading the forum and have come to two finalist:

The S&B kit:

http://www.sbfilters.com/09-12-Dodge-Ram-1500-5-7L-Hemi-75-5064


or the Vararam Air Grabber:

http://www.vararam.com/air-grabber/air-grabber.html


I'm a little iffy on the Air Grabber, seems like it covers a lot of surface area where it grabs air in front of the rad...not sure I like that but I really don't know?? The S&B has a really informative Web sit :www.sbfilters.com. They disclose testing procedures etc.

Any input would be appreciated
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Old 09-01-2012, 06:43 PM
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what do you mean covers a lot of area?? its only about a 3 inch lip or so, doesn't cover much
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Old 09-01-2012, 06:47 PM
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Sorry bout that!! I was trying to figure it out myself from various pics on the net. Does it cover the rad at all? if not sorry 4X4Hemi
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haha why are you sorry? i don't think it covers it at all i will take a better look later but if it does its not much!
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Ha ha...Last thing I want to do is piss off senior members Tee Hee!!!
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I bought the Air grabber for my 2500, because I liked there policy, If you don't like it, If it doesn't preform like they say it should send it back and they will pay shipping. No one else offers that... I had a Volant on for about 3 days and i didn't like the way it fit. I think the S&B is a great CAI.
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I bought the Air grabber for my 2500, because I liked there policy, If you don't like it, If it doesn't preform like they say it should send it back and they will pay shipping. No one else offers that... I had a Volant on for about 3 days and i didn't like the way it fit. I think the S&B is a great CAI.
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what do you mean covers a lot of area?? its only about a 3 inch lip or so, doesn't cover much


Did you feel their claims are well founded and not just numbers thrown at us. I feel 30 HP on a stock motor from just an intake is hard to swallow. However I am more interested in the 1-2 MPG increase, did you notice an increase in your fuel economy?
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i have an air grabber and i did see a 1-2 mpg difference. it also does give a noticeable power increase.
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