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sold: For sale is a like new open air intake from APR - this is for the MQB platform, 1.8/2.0. Was installed for 2 months, then reverted to stock due to selling the car. New $199.


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From APR: eatures and Benefits

More horsepower with gains up to +12 AWHP over stock
More torque with gains of up to +13 AWFT-LBS over stock
Greatly outflows the full factory frontal airbox by 60% at 833 CFM vs 521 CFM
High heat deflection PEX construction
Massive 7” washable and reusable cotton filter with a frontal inlet and 4” rear outlet
Creates an intoxicating intake sound in the engine bay
Improves throttle response
Lessens pressure drop
Lessens strain on the turbocharger
Lessens heat retention compared to other materials, such as metal
Compatible with APR and factory rear intake tubes and turbo inlet pipes
Easily installs in minutes

Our Open PEX Intake System does away with the closed airbox design and uses a massive 7” washable and reusable cotton filter with a frontal inlet and 4” rear outlet. This was necessary to limit pressure drop across the factory system and maximize airflow, while allowing you to fully hear the engine breathe! The massive filter provides excellent filtration. By oversizing the filter, we’re able to limit pressure drop without sacrificing filtration. This is made possible through the use of greatly increased filter surface area. The PEX material give the intake an Oem feel and it allows us to make a complex and organic heat shield shape that keeps hot air pushed through the frontal radiator away from the intake tract. Lastly, PEX retains heat less than other materials, such as metal, making it ideal for performance.
 
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