cold air intake? - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


4.0L OHV & SOHC V6 Tech General discussion of 4.0L OHV and SOHC V6 Ford Ranger engines.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 09-12-2007
dbking321's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Shippensburg/York PA
Posts: 636
cold air intake?

which would you guys get

a k&n or a volant with the air box?
which is gonna give me the most gains?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-12-2007
telemaster1952's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Dover, Deleware
Posts: 3,481
i have k&N and like it. both should have similar gains.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-13-2007
Silver's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: edenton,nc
Posts: 2,708
i like the volant
she has a better heat shield than the K&N
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-13-2007
wydopnthrtl's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: SE, Mi
Posts: 2,342
I have the K&N. It gave a good 11hp increase.. but it's not a true cai.

I like the Volant as well. They do more of thier homewrok than does K&N. They really focus on maing a true CAI. Neither are cheap..



Rich

Last edited by wydopnthrtl; 09-13-2007 at 07:58 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-23-2007
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Los Alamos
Posts: 64
volant baby all the way. before i installed it on my 4.0 sohc i was getting about 17 mpg but now im getting almost 21. Also i saw a noticeable power increase even though lots of people say opposite. It makes sense though cause the air box on the volant is like twice the size of the factory airbox and the "breathing holes" are massive compared to the straws it was sucking through before.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-24-2007
RangerMuse's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Colorado
Posts: 1,727
I have the K&N and so far so good, I have no complaints and I have noticed a difference in preformance for sure!
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-24-2007
Black Dragon's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: MO
Posts: 155
I have the Volant and like it a lot!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
cold air intake/ mass air flow sensor question RangerRunner96 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 5 08-29-2008 02:01 PM
cold air Intake Snow Wolf SOHC - 2.3L & 2.5L Lima Engines 17 06-04-2006 09:00 PM
Cold air intake/filters RNGMSTR 2.3L & 2.5L I4 Tech 0 03-26-2006 10:54 AM
MAC 3.0 cold air intake? RicksTJR 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 7 03-21-2006 07:27 AM
idea for a 04 3.0L cold air intake 04edge 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 5 03-18-2005 10:07 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:00 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.