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Old September 19th, 2010, 17:11   #39
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Originally Posted by Drivbiwire View Post
Look at the specs, the TDI filter has lower restriction at 300 CFM than the Donaldson at 176 cfm....Not sure if thats an upgrade.
My understanding is that the filter is designed for moderate dusty driving and that removing the dust collector (a major restriction at the entrance to the filter) you will no longer be at 176 cfm. If you look at the consctruction of the filter it can absorb a lot of junk before you see any restriction from a dirty filter.
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