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Old 03-01-2008, 05:20 PM   #1
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Thumbs up GS intake

I just got a 04 9-5 aero and i was wondering how the GS 9-5 intake sounds nice yes/no
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Yes, it sounds nice.
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thats good to hear the GS intake sounded good on my 9-3 and i was just wondering about the 9-5 because its like twice the size and i didn't know if the 2.3 made it any different ?
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works like a charm. my favorite performance upgrade next to the Stage 2 ECU.
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Old 03-01-2008, 06:56 PM   #6
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nice to hear, the intake is the first thing i wanted it makes such a sound difference and makes it a hell of a lot funner to drive the GS in my 9-3 worked great the spool was a nice thing to here
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Yea it is a great mod, worth every penny
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Old 03-02-2008, 06:06 AM   #8
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pete we put one in gregs 9-5 and it sounds nice!
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Old 03-02-2008, 06:33 AM   #9
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douse it spool hard ?
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Old 03-02-2008, 07:45 AM   #10
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ya you will notice a little bit quicker spool time but its more so for noise
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Old 03-02-2008, 02:39 PM   #11
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thats all i want is the noise
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Old 03-02-2008, 03:08 PM   #12
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ya im sure you will like it..its kind of PIA install but for a master mechanic like yourself it will be no problem lol
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Old 03-02-2008, 06:25 PM   #13
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It goes in real easily, I was lazy and just left my snorkel pipe in, but I wowed all the volvo owners at the last meet I went to...

All of the S60R owners wanted to know what I did to make the turbo so much louder than their cars, the GS open intake seriously takes the turbo noise levels into truck territory.
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Old 03-03-2008, 03:18 AM   #14
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Here's a link to a video of it on my 9-5 aero, you can really hear the DV but not much of a performance gain.
http://video.cardomain.com/clip.aspx...370A2E909D451E
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