Filed Under (Subaru) by admin on 02-01-2011
Removal of Factory Intake 1. 2. Turn the ignition OFF and disconnect the vehicle’s negative battery cable. Loosen and remove the two bolts that secure the air inlet duct to the radiator core support, then remove the air inlet duct. Loosen the clamps at the air cleaner assembly and turbo inlet tube, then remove the stock intake tube. Loosen and remove the two bolts that secure the air cleaner assembly. Pull upwards to remove the air cleaner assembly. Using the bolt removed to secure the ABS control bracket. Loosen and remove the two screws that secure the mass air sensor to the air cleaner assembly, then remove the mass air sensor. Raise the vehicle and support with the jack stands, then remove the front passenger side tire. Remove the five plastic push/screw clips that secure the inner wheel house valance. Remove the 6 screw in push clips that secure the air duct to the lower valance, then remove the air duct. Remove the two remaining push clips that secure the lower valance, then pull the valance down. From inside the apron, remove the push clip that secures the apron to the upper fender. Remove the hex nut that secures the air intake resonator to the inner fender. Loosen and remove the second hex nut that secures the air intake resonator from underneath the vehicle. Remove the air intake resonator. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. Install of Intake 16. Install the reducer and clamps onto the turbo and secure. 17. Loosen and remove the hex bolt on the cam cover. 18. Using the provided allen bolts, secure the mass air sensor into the adapter on the intake tube. 19. Using the allen bolts, secure the mass air sensor into the adapter on the intake tube. 20. Slide the intake tube into the reducer and secure the mass air sensor into the adapter on the intake tube. 21. Tighten the clamp on the intake tube. 22. Install the reducer and clamps onto the intake tube. 23. From underneath the vehicle loosen and remove the hex nut that secures the ABS pump to the inner fender. 24. Slide the cold air tube intake tube from underneath the vehicle into the hole in the inner fender, then line up the bracket with the ABS bolts, and tighten with the nut remove. 25. Slide the reducer onto the cold air intake tube. 26. Install the Bomz Filtercharger onto the cold air intake tube and secure with clamp. 27. Reverse the removal process for the plastic wheelhouse valance and air duct with the stock push clips. 28. Reconnect the mass air sensor electrical connection. 29. Reconnect the negative battery cable and double check to make sure everything is tight before starting the vehicle. Resetting the ECU This is to be completed at your own risk. This procedure will reset the computer so that it may “learn” of your new intake. We are not to be held liable for any mishaps that you may occur while completing this process. • • Disconnect the Negative battery cable for 5 minutes. Reconnect the battery cable and false panel cover.