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#4720538 - 04/08/18 12:59 PM Air filter for K&N FIPK
buck91 Offline


Registered: 04/17/12
Posts: 2420
Loc: West Michigan
So, years ago I wasted....er...spent money on a K&N FIPK for my 1996 Mustang. Well, years and miles go by and the filter is pretty dang dirt and contaminated. Now, I could pick up their recharge kit and clean/oil it for about $13 which is fine. Except I'm still stuck with a poor air filter and oil blow by. Which, I guess, won't hurt much since its been fine for the last 50k miles. That said, I would like to replace with with a paper cone while retaining the FIPK intake which means a clamp on cone and not an OE replacement. I *believe* its a 6in ID filter.

Any suggestions?
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#4720549 - 04/08/18 01:13 PM Re: Air filter for K&N FIPK [Re: buck91]
rooflessVW Offline


Registered: 12/24/11
Posts: 3670
Loc: North Carolina
I'd use an aFe Pro DRY S.
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#4720718 - 04/08/18 04:26 PM Re: Air filter for K&N FIPK [Re: buck91]
muddawgs Offline


Registered: 01/14/05
Posts: 201
Loc: midwest
I bought a vehicle with an intake and was in the same boat. The original setup is ideal and better but could not be found without big $$$. I found that you can get a Aem dryflow in about any size. I also bought the filter wrap for it also to help keep it dryer and the big bugs out of it. The dryflow is well made and seems to do well with the uoa reports here.

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#4720720 - 04/08/18 04:29 PM Re: Air filter for K&N FIPK [Re: buck91]
UG_Passat Offline


Registered: 05/27/08
Posts: 1884
Loc: NJ
AEM Dryflow
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#4720801 - 04/08/18 05:50 PM Re: Air filter for K&N FIPK [Re: buck91]
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Registered: 12/31/16
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Loc: Waco, TX
Ditto AEM
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#4720911 - 04/08/18 08:10 PM Re: Air filter for K&N FIPK [Re: buck91]
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Registered: 01/01/07
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Loc: Oneida County, NY
I reached out to Pablo on here and ordered a dry Amsoil filter.
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