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RB REVi question

Post by Critters » Mon Dec 17, 2007 1:38 pm

The RB REVi induction kit has an optional ram air intake, it seems opinion on the benefit of the ram air is a bit split, so my question is... is the ram air accessory needed? and What are the pros/cons of it?

I have the K&N Typhoon right now, and am considering a change to the REVi to see what the difference is (in the name of science) :)
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Post by California Style » Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:52 am

pro... it "rams" more air into the intake thats cold. so allegedly more power.

Cons. it costs even more money.
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Post by KFMB » Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:52 pm

Yeah but you need the Ram Air kit so you can say....."It has a Cold Air Ram.......it's really cool...... and it might add more power to the engine maybe .....i think.......It looks good though!" :?

On the serious side Mine has the ram kit, Have I noticed massive power gains? ........No.

Have I had any issues with the engine as a result of fitting it?........No

Would I be without it?.........No

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Post by DogsnutsEA » Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:58 pm

:lol: :lol: ^^^^^

Thats what I like to see... nice simple answers. :D
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Post by I am Spartacus! » Tue Dec 18, 2007 3:31 pm

I am getting a custom one made up in the next few weeks so will let you know the outcome.

should come to around £140 hopefully :D :D

that'll be an enclosed kit

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Post by RX8Head » Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:05 pm

^^^Guess your not selling your 8 now then :lol:.
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Post by I am Spartacus! » Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:41 pm

no`decided to hold on :)

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Post by California Style » Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:40 pm

you need to arm yourself with guns and stuff in London nowadays!

don't try ramming cold air into any popo you meet out there!
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Post by I am Spartacus! » Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:18 am

won't be cold air but my foot up their arse :lol: :lol:

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Re: RB REVi question

Post by RIKO » Sun Jun 10, 2012 4:07 pm

hi guys quick question about the revi, im thinking of buying one for my pz, my question is will the fuel consumption get worst? of about the same?

and whats bet to buy it from uk or usa?
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Re: RB REVi question

Post by warpc0il » Sun Jun 10, 2012 6:27 pm

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Re: RB REVi question

Post by RIKO » Sun Jun 10, 2012 6:49 pm

i just bought the k&N panel for now, till i come back from portugal in september then going to fit the revi :)
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gone but not forgotten
- rx8 pz
-330ci e46 coupe
-325ci e46 cabrio
- Astra twintop turbo
- Astra cabrio bertine turbo
- Golf MKiv 1.8 turbo
-316 compact
-Toyota Celica GT4
- Toyota Celica GTI
- Escort XR3i cabrio
- Astra GTE cabrio
- Astra GSI TURBO
- 306 GTI6

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