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      09-12-2016, 09:42 PM   #1
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New CTS Intake...anyone have it yet?

Just saw a post that these started shipping...interesting MAF housing.

http://www.ctsturbo.com/cart/product...-4922-699.html

https://www.facebook.com/CTSTurbo/
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      09-12-2016, 09:54 PM   #2
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Looks like a nice piece. I just bought the Injen during a labor day sale
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      09-12-2016, 11:39 PM   #3
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Damn..looksinteresting
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      09-14-2016, 04:25 AM   #4
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Interesting....
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      09-14-2016, 01:38 PM   #5
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Looks interesting.. Let us know if you try it out.

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Wow this looks more appealing then the dinan etc
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cant wait till someone reviews this intake!
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      09-15-2016, 02:13 PM   #8
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This is close to me so I will try one out...butt-dyno results only.
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This is close to me so I will try one out...butt-dyno results only.
sub'd for the results
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      09-16-2016, 12:43 PM   #10
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I just ordered, full review to follow when I get it.
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CTS Turbo has been making intakes for VWs for some time. The Golf R aftermarket intakes are notorious for causing fuel trim problems. CTS Turbo is one of the few manufacturers whose intake don't cause the problem.

I'd think that bodes well for their design for the N55.
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      09-16-2016, 05:09 PM   #12
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I just ordered, full review to follow when I get it.
Cool looking forward to hearing what you think of it..

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Don't intakes cause codes on our cars?
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I just ordered, full review to follow when I get it.
I called LANGLEY, BC office and emailed, but no reply. Did you order on website?
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Don't intakes cause codes on our cars?
The Injen doesn't throw codes on my car
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I feel like it's just going to heat soak and suck hot air.
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I called LANGLEY, BC office and emailed, but no reply. Did you order on website?

Ordered on website, got the paypal reciept and an email from CTS that said a confirmation would be emailed. Still haven't got that confirmation email. Figure they might have had the day off Friday?
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I feel like it's just going to heat soak and suck hot air.
I've wondered about that type of design for similar reasons. Just how close does the divider between the filter and the engine come to the hood? Does it serve to create a semi-enclosed box?

And except when sitting at idle, given the velocity of the incoming airflow, where would heat soak occur?

It would be interesting if someone could log IATs with the stock intake and then with one of these filters on a stick. Maybe someone already has, and I'm just too lazy to go hunting. If so, apologizes in advance.
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Ordered on website, got the paypal reciept and an email from CTS that said a confirmation would be emailed. Still haven't got that confirmation email. Figure they might have had the day off Friday?
I wouldn't be too worried about it, CTS has been around for ages. They've been in the VW/Audi scene for a long time, and I've never heard complaints about them.
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Just ordered it, going to be my first mod. Cant wait to hear the difference!
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So in the interest of reviewing this thing fairly. I have a JB Stage 1 on my car which I don't believe logs IAT. (IAT meaning Intake Air Temp correct?)

I do however have the Carly OBDII sensor and Torque Pro on my Android. I have done some "live logging" if you will, of IAT driving around. I also believe Torque Pro will log.

Does the data (logging) the Torque app provides accurate enough? It's the same OBDII data a JB4 would provide correct?

If it is accurate enough, I'll log them both, before I install this thing I'll drive a route and log with the stock airbox, then swap it out and do the same route. I'm a nerd like that, I like to see hard data that proves or verifies something works as it should.

Anyways, here's to hoping it comes soon.

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I wouldn't be too worried about it, CTS has been around for ages. They've been in the VW/Audi scene for a long time, and I've never heard complaints about them.
Thanks, not worried about it at all, they seem legit and are ALL over the VW forums.
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The logic behind using a "hexagonal" maf housing doesn't add up and I'm also unsure why you'd want to add the weight of a cast component to an already lightweight system.
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