How do I make a short air intake?

Answer Locate the FilterMeasure the area in which you wish to mount your cone-style air filter and purchase the largest one that will fit in whatever space you have. Orient it so that the filter outlet fa... Read More »

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Is cold air intake better than short ram?

On One Hand: Horsepower GainCold air intakes add more horsepower to a car's engine than a short ram intake. Cold air intakes relocate the air filter lower and further away from the engine than a s... Read More »

Information on Intake Manifolds & Intake Manifold Gaskets?

Almost all engines have intake manifolds of some sort. The intake manifold is a serpentine arrangement of tubes designed to guide air and in some cases fuel from the engine's main air valve to the ... Read More »

How do I make my own air intake scoop?

Locating the ScoopUnless you want to cut a giant hole in your hood to install a traditional hood "scoop," you'll have to engineer a very similarly functioning "ram air" setup. If your car has fogli... Read More »

How do i make a muffler&air intake louder?

Cut the ExhaustGive the exhaust some route to escape to make it louder. The muffler is your exhaust's primary silencer and is far enough back that you can ventilate the pipe without introducing any... Read More »