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    Thread: carbonio intake

    1. Junior Member 96mk3gti91's Avatar
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      04-26-2012 12:18 PM #1
      im putting on the stage 2 pipe and its not fitting correctly. Has anyone else had problems?
      Last edited by 96mk3gti91; 04-26-2012 at 12:29 PM.

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      04-26-2012 03:55 PM #2
      yup.. known issue. search is your friend, but ill tell you what i did.

      The mounting tab on the underside of the tube?... used a dremel and elongated the hole so i cld get more adjustment out of it. i can sneak my index finger between the pipe and brake resv. now, no vibrations.

      another tip is to have the intake tab in front of , rather than behind, the metal tab it mounts to.
      Last edited by GlfSprtCT1; 04-26-2012 at 09:33 PM.
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      04-26-2012 04:08 PM #3
      yeah just put it on the front side of that tab. Mine's been like that for like a year and a half
      Check out my Garage build thread -2008.5 GTI 2.0 TSI 6MT / APR stage2, 42DD 3" dp w/cat, 2 RAI o2 spacers, 3" Magnaflow exhaust, Carbonio Stg1+2 intake, AWE dv relocation w/ GFB DV+, BSH TB pipe, APR IC, South Bend Stg2 Endurance clutch, BSH mounts, Dieselgeek SS, FFM shift bracket bushings, Forge big knob shifter, Koni coils, Coolingmist CMGS Meth injection & USRT spacer (DO3 & Snow 100 nozzles), 19" Miro stp3's

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      04-27-2012 02:30 AM #4
      about the vibrations. did you only feel them in the gas pedal under acceleration?

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      04-27-2012 05:17 PM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by 96mk3gti91 View Post
      about the vibrations. did you only feel them in the gas pedal under acceleration?
      mostly, yes
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      04-27-2012 09:38 PM #6
      ok cool just making sure it wasnt just me imagining things

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