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    I'm definitely more HP driven than the other two....

    I'm definitely more HP driven than the other two. However, I'm trying out different setups to see what the data says is happening.

    Yes, it's a 5 spd. Didn't know about the engine bay space...
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    @Basic - Not so sure that's what is happening. ...

    @Basic - Not so sure that's what is happening.

    I did another 5 mile run this time with the heat shield removed. The outside temp was 75 F.
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    Temperature difference isn't as great as...
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    Got around to the next test today. I bought some...

    Got around to the next test today. I bought some Cool Tape from my local auto parts store.
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    I took apart my intake setup and wrapped the metal pipe portion with the cool tape.
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    I then...
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    Air intake mods

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    I purchased a cylindrical shaped air filter, a metal heat shield, a silicon coupler and the DOAX MAF adaptor (Thanks DOAX!). As with my...
  5. Thread: Airbox Mods

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    Part 2 of above I then ran the car on the same...

    Part 2 of above

    I then ran the car on the same 5 mile stretch without the air dam. The OBDii screenshots are attached.2324423245
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    Here's an update on the air dam mod. I drove...

    Here's an update on the air dam mod.

    I drove on the same 5 mile stretch of highway today under the following conditions
    Outside temp 79 F
    Cruise control set at 55 mph

    My first run was with...
  7. Thread: Airbox Mods

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    Picked up this OBDii reader to check the airbox...

    Picked up this OBDii reader to check the airbox mod.

    Did a 5 mile drive on a highway at 55 mph. Outside temp 75 F with light rain. Will post up some more runs soon.2322723228
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    Homestead Raceway meet up?

    Last Friday (4/8/22) I visited the Homestead Miami Speedway for their Fast Lane Friday event. Got there early and had prime parking under the stands. Thinking about going back on April 22, 2022, I...
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    Thanks. I wanted something under $20k and...

    Thanks.

    I wanted something under $20k and fuel efficient. My last car was a Hyundai Elantra which was a good car though newer ones are above my budget.
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    I agree that everyone has different wants/needs...

    I agree that everyone has different wants/needs for their car. Mine are pretty modest compared to the more performance focused in the forum.

    As per the factory settings in a car, several...
  11. Thread: Airbox Mods

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    Not expecting anything honestly. I'd like to get...

    Not expecting anything honestly. I'd like to get more MPG at highway speeds. If it increased HP a hair that would be a plus.

    As per the K&N, I've been using them for almost two decades on several...
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    Decided to try my hand at a quick fabrication....

    Decided to try my hand at a quick fabrication. Bought stuff from Home Depot and Ace Hardware. It isn't perfect though it shows what I was looking for. Will test it for any MPG gains later this week ...
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    Airbox Mods

    Has anyone tried modifying the resonator box/snorkel on the OEM airbox? I've seen aftermarket setups for other brands like this one:
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    Found these plug in performance chips. ...

    Found these plug in performance chips.
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  15. RedSnail :: 2019 Mitsubishi Mirage ES (Garage entry)

    RedSnail :: 2019 Mitsubishi Mirage ES (Garage entry) (2022-03-29 19:07:48)
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    Any updates on developing the suggested intake by...

    Any updates on developing the suggested intake by JoshR? I'd be interested in getting something that bolts on to OEM airbox and increases mileage like his setup.
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    South Florida Meetup?

    Anyone in the South Florida area interested in a meetup?
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    New to the community

    Glad to find and join the forum. Happy owner of a 2019 G4. Haven't done much (drop in K&N and changed the shift knob), though enjoy the car all the same.
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