On Saturday, in article
> Wondered whether KN filters would be worth putting into 300 Tdi 110 CSW
> 1998. Have heard it improves air inflow and efficiency ?
I'm a little wary of them. I ran one on a 2.25 diesel, no problems,
after the hose from the standard oil-bath filter collapsed, and I was
quoted a very high price for a replacement hose. I didn't notice any
If you're running an engine in standard tune, I'd doubt that the factory
filter system is the limit. In these days of emission limits, the
engines _have_ to get enough air.
Having said all that, a K&N will make more air available. And if you do
something like fitting a bigger intercooler and upping the boost, it
would be silly to ignore the air filter.
David G. Bell -- SF Fan, Filker, and Punslinger.
"I am Number Two," said Penfold. "You are Number Six."