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Old 12-07-2010, 08:47 PM   #1
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K&N Air Filter vs HKS Super Hybrid Filter

Looking for a new drop in filter for my 8 and am trying to decide which is best for the money. I have come to 2 that I am considering which is the HKS filter and the K&N. Which is better and how much hp to expect? Any difference in sound or anything else?
Read on one sight that was selling the HKS and it said a 15hp increase. Of course that is not true, I am expecting a 2 or 3 hp increase if that for a drop in filter.
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the drop in filters wont do much for hp. But I would go with KN just because the HKS ones have to be replaced (i think) but the KN one you can clean
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no HP.

and try to avoid HKS filter, their flow is good but filtration is garbage.

Use K&N instead.
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