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Old 27 Aug 2009, 05:01 pm
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Default I just installed an APC cold air intake on a 96 honda accord 4 cyl. and wanna know if it needs

to be tuned? my friend tells me it needs to be tuned cause he made the mistake of not tuning his on his mustang. why would it need to be tuned?
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Old 27 Aug 2009, 05:16 pm
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A cold air intake will not make any difference in your timing. It is a minor change at best.
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Old 27 Aug 2009, 05:31 pm
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No, you do not. If you changed the manifold and throttle body it would be a little different because the volume of air allowed into the engine will be greater and to optimize the air fuel ratio you would need to tune it a bit richer. CAI will help air flow better, however the difference in CFM is so negligible it wouldn't matter in your cord.
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