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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Kealey, May 6, 2011.

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    hi i have a forge motorsport carbon look cold air induction kit, with the little air filter for the secondary air system,for my 8L A3 1.8T. where do I locate the secondary one?? Got the cold air fitted but don't know where the other one is,

    Thanks in advance,

    Peter
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    It should have been fastened on your air box?
    if not look down in front of the fans ...there should be a corrugated plastic pipe down there somewhere ,,, just put the filter on the end of the pipe....
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    Dave it wasn't the original airbox, ok I'll have a look many thanks

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    unless you dont have a SAI in which case you wont need the smaller filter
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    ^^Good point whats your engine code?
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    [May 6, 2011]
    SAI?? Lol I'm new to Audi

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    [May 6, 2011]
    8LZWA095938J
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    SAI =secondary air injection
    engine code as in APY, AMK, BAM ....found on top of the engine on the left hand side, at the front, stamped into the head.. or what year is it?
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    Its a 1998 mate
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    yeh you dont have it then so you dont need the smaller filter lol
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    Ah problem solved lol worth selling???
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    meh guess you could sell it but im not sure what its worth lol
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    Flip I won't have a clue how much either lol!! I hate being a newbie lol
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    Its worth about £3 ...lol save it you may need it for a catch can install....
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    ^ good shout
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    Will do, thankyou for ur wisdom guys and quick response

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