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Old 04-10-2003, 06:30 PM   #1
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Question What the deuce is this?


Check out the first item on this page - did Subaru make a more expensive version of the Cobb intake? When was this released?

I guess if there's an SPT intake, then no dealers will hassle someone about a Ganz or Cobb intake.

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Old 04-10-2003, 06:57 PM   #2
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well, its 25% more expensive than the cobb and its not cold air

but other than that....
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Old 04-10-2003, 07:02 PM   #3
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Looks like any other Technik, AEM, etc. intake with a HKS filter. *shrug*
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Old 04-10-2003, 07:29 PM   #4
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So if it has SPT on it... its ok and if it has someone elses logo on it it could void the warrenty even if its alike...kinda sucks...can anyone answer this....why didnt Subaru put 180 to 200hp in the early RS's...especially since no WRX wasnt here for all those early RS years...sorry if this has been addressed already
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Old 04-11-2003, 01:32 AM   #5
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Thats just some generic J-bend intake with SPT stamped on it... What a crock
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Old 04-11-2003, 03:36 AM   #6
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Originally posted by Kostamojen
Thats just some generic J-bend intake with SPT stamped on it... What a crock
dare i say that is looks exaclty like the original JC Sports intakes minus the filter?
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Old 04-11-2003, 10:21 AM   #7
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Despite what it says there, the SPT parts do not carry any warranty from Subaru, much like the SPT/STi suspension kits .


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Old 04-11-2003, 11:06 AM   #8
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Actually the SPT parts are covered by the vehicle warranty if they are installed prior to delivery, and they are covered by the 12 mo/12,000 mile parts warrnty if purchased after...EXCEPT for the exhaust and suspension bits which are considered "For Off-Road Use Only" and therefore do not carry a warranty.
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Old 04-11-2003, 04:16 PM   #9
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Somehow I think this part would be considered an 'off-road use only part'. I doubt that it's CARB legal anyhow, and I think the AEM intake that I have (which no one seems to like for some reason) is build a little better since it comes with a bracket so you can bolt it to the engine.
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