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Old 03-10-2011, 09:34 AM   #19
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Originally Posted by bal00 View Post
No, that's not what it means. Think about it for a second.

Gas engines have throttles, and whether you restrict the intake air flow at the throttle or at the air filter makes no difference.

If you lose 50 mbar across the air filter, you can simply open the throttle a bit further, get the same amount of air into the cylinders and burn the same amount of fuel.

edit: aschen was quicker.
but you spell better, so it washes out.
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