Retain Short Ram Air Intake System by Takeda®. Improve your car's performance and enhance the appearance of your engine bay with the Takeda Retain Short Ram Air Intake System. This system will increase airflow to your engine with subsequent gains in horsepower and torque. And the intake tube comes in your choice of polished clear-coat or black anodized finish aluminum, so it will look great under your hood.
- Custom designed for each application
- Increases airflow, for gains in horsepower and torque
- Improves acceleration and throttle response
- Easy to install, fits completely under the hood
- Mandrel-bent aluminum tubing in polished clear-coat or anodized black finish
- High flow, oil-free, conical 360 degree Pro DRY S air filter
- Comes complete with everything needed for installation
- Can be installed in 45 minutes or less
- Backed by a 2-year limited warranty
The Retain Short Ram Air Intake System replaces your restrictive factory air intake system with a large, free flowing high performance Pro DRY S air filter and a mandrel-bent aluminum air intake tube. This system will dramatically increase airflow compared to the stock system, with resulting gains in horsepower and torque. You'll get improved performance you can feel. And this system looks so great; you'll quickly get into the habit of popping the hood to show it off!
The improvement starts with the Pro DRY S air filter, which combines high airflow and filtration efficiency with the convenience of oil-free maintenance. It contains 2 layers of randomly porous synthetic fabric, which allows approximately twice the airflow when compared to a typical stock air filter. The increased airflow results in more horsepower and torque, better throttle response and more miles per gallon. But this improved airflow and performance hasn't been gained at the expense of engine protection: the Pro DRY S has an excellent 99.2% filtration efficiency rating. The pleats in the filter are evenly spaced for greater dust holding capacity and the tips are rounded for better airflow. They're also 30% deeper than comparable aftermarket air filters for longer service intervals and greater dust holding capacity.
A specially developed 3-angle velocity stack smoothes the airflow transition from the air filter to the mandrel-bent aluminum intake tube. Unlike factory air intake tubes that have sound baffles and make awkward bends, the Takeda intake tube is designed to give the engine less restrictive breathing, incorporating larger diameters and smooth bends. The end result is the maximum possible airflow velocity. The intake tube is available in anodized black or polished clear-coat finish to add style to your engine bay.
The Retain Short Ram Air Intake System comes with everything needed for installation, including all couplers, hardware, and detailed instructions. Some systems include a black powder coated heat shield, to help isolate the air filter from engine heat and allow it to take in cooler air. The Retain system fits completely under the hood, so installation can be completed in usually 45 minutes or less. This system is backed by a 2-year limited warranty.225.00 495.00
TAKEDA® is a division of Advanced Flow Engineering (aFe) Inc. Headquartered in Corona, California; the company was launched in 2009 to specialize in the development, design and manufacture of performance products for sport compact cars. Today, Takeda is most well-known for its line of performance air intake systems. These systems are flow bench and dyno tested for optimal performance, and feature mandrel-bent aluminum intake tubes in polished or black finish.Product Reviews (20)
Every Customer can leave a review about our service and the product that was purchased. In order to leave your review for your new product, please follow the link in the email you receive after completing your purchase. You can rate appearance, ease of installation, price/value and product quality.Takeda® - Retain Short Ram Air Intake SystemAverage Rating: 4.7 of 5APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITYShow Next 10 Shop Now(5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2006 Mazda RX-8 | Posted by Jai | (Ardross, WA)
Hey i'm from Western Australia, i brought the air intake like 4 days ago it was really fast shipping and looks so sick in the car. It's very easy to install, as well it took me 20 minutes to put it in. The noise is loud and sounds great i would recommend CARiD any day.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2010 Toyota Corolla | Posted by Fukouei | (Colorado Springs, CO)
Product arrived a bit faster than expected. Installation was a breeze even for a non handy person like myself. Very well built for a great price. When installed it had a turbo spooling like sound. Highly recommend this item to others.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(4.5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2008 Honda Accord | Posted by Michel | (West Vancouver, BC)
Cool product that makes the car sound amazing. I cannot attested to performance or mpg boost, but sound is great and makes the engine bay look amazing.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(4.8)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2009 Infiniti G37 | Posted by Rangel | (Miami, FL)
So simple and effective.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2010 Subaru Outback | Posted by Paul | (Belton, TX)
On my 2014 Subaru Outback, the line from the intake to the engine was about 11 inches to short. Went to the auto parts got I foot tube, a connector and I was back in business .It took me longer to get the part than to put the intake on. Looks great and will know soon if the gas miles per gallon will be better. I have intake on all my cars, they all do better with them on. My first time for the TAKEDA intake. From what I read, Subaru frowns on oiled ( K & N ) filters which Takeda's is not.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2013 Honda Accord | Posted by Brett | (Lafayette, LA)
The Takeda polished intake installed easily and without problems on my Accord's 2.4L engine, and dramatically changed the sound of my vehicle. Looks impressive in the engine compartment. I have the impression that it also improved performance. I have not yet had a long trip to test fuel economy. Installed in 2014 Honda Accord Sport.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(5)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2010 Nissan Versa | Posted by Jordan | (Arlington, TX)
Put this on my 10 Versa. Gives a noticeable hp gain coming from stock. Love the sound it gives off too! Very easy installation!Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(4)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2009 Ford Fusion | Posted by Wesley | (Rocky Ford, CO)
Like that sound it makes.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(4.8)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2010 Honda Accord | Posted by Jeremy | (Richton Park, IL)
Super easy to install.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:(4)APPEARANCEEASE OF INSTALLATIONPRICE/VALUEQUALITY2013 Lexus IS | Posted by John | (Woodlands, TX)
This item was for the 2013 Lexus IS 350, so I put it on my 2014 IS 350, and it does not fit very well. It looks good under the hood and sounds great.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:
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