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Anyone have a jetex or green cotton panel filter upgrade?

Dan Hobley Aug 14, 2012

  1. Dan Hobley

    Dan Hobley Member

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    Hey all

    So I would actually like to do the air box mod in order to use the blue jetex filters 80mm future proof but what length? Also needing a link to the mod so it can be enclosed in the current air box.
    either that or does anyone have a green cotton or jetex panel filter that fits a 1.8tfsi 8p?

    Thanks muchly

    Dan
     
  2. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    What do you expect to achieve from the change in the filter, is it a washable version?
     
  3. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    If you're expecting a power increase you may a couple of percent.

    I don't think these are worth much to be honest.
     
  4. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    Doubt you'd even get that, oem's were tested to flow just as much or more than oem fitment aftermarket filters, for me its £50 wasted unless its reusable as per my bmc, but as per Alex, we have engine mods to suit, his more than me lmfao.
     
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  5. Dan Hobley

    Dan Hobley Member

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    Yeah I am looking for a re usable one. Some people have commented that theirs have made the car more free flowing, feels a little more lively?
     
  6. 964kevin

    964kevin Member

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    ^^^^^

    Placebo.


    K
     
  7. Dan Hobley

    Dan Hobley Member

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    Fair enough. Lol :) no filter for me then.
    maybe Rnse next......? Hmmm worth that or the pioneer 7" screen?

    ^^^saves starting new thread?
     
  8. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    Well I supply/fit rns units mate, give me a shout if my services are needed :)
     
  9. warren_S5

    warren_S5 Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    When I bought my first S3(8P) new in 2007 i was worried about Audi spazing about warranty if i fitted CAI and removed engine cover. So to play it safe I got an early version Carbonio carbon intake which came with a foam panel filter. It.....made a slightly different noise. Other than that....?
     
  10. dano17439

    dano17439 New Member

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    Sorry to jump in but where abouts in the country are you buddy?
     
  11. Dan Hobley

    Dan Hobley Member

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    Depends who ya asking? I'm in Sandhurst
     
  12. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    I work all over the place mate, so location usually isnt an issue :)

    Send me a PM if you would like to discuss anything with me, Dan just gonna reply to yours now, sorry for delay.
     

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