Volant Cold Air Intake with Power Core

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Anyone have one of these. I bought one to install on the 3.6. Bought it for the Donaldsone Power Core Filter. Their nanofiber membrane filters are better for trapping smaller particles. I have them my other Grand Cherokee and my SRT.

Also have the planar drop ins on my WJ and Durango when Amsoil offered them.

Hope to install it this weekend.
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nice! Please update with pics and links... even if still uninstalled :)
 
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Installed this weekend. Only PITA is fitting the IAT sensor into the rubber grommet on the intake tube, they need to enlarge the ID of the grommet a hair, I sprayed some silicont on the grommet and inserted it, before the grommet kept popping out.

Also I wiped the TB bore by cracking the throttle plate since I had everything apart. I need to get my Mishomito catch can on next. jeep has 2700 miles on it

The Donaldson filter is why I bought this, basically for the better filtration. It does sound awesome when you give it some throttle, actually sounds really good, this is the wifeys Jeep and she asked why I bought this, note have one on her Hemi overland and on my SRT.
Anyhow she had a nice smile when we took it for a ride(first time with the T-tops off, finally reached 60 degrees out) and I gave it some throttle :)

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Never seen / heard of this but it looks like a solid setup. That filter is really interesting!
 
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Donaldson makes these for diesels heavy construction equipment, their nanofiber membrane is what stands out.
 

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I had a Volant on my 07 Nissan Titan with the powercore filter and it was awesome. Think they rate it up to 100k miles and no maintenance. I would remove it every 15k and tap the bugs out, but that's it. A Volant is on my list, but the stock filter for the JL is pretty thick and if I'm doing any offroading I'll likely be changing filters more often. If you use your jeep for mostly on road this upgrade is awesome, but there's no way I'd trust any paper filter for 100k of offroad use. Looks amazing, I miss mine.
 

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Had one on my 13' JK

Sold to my cousin and currently with around 120K miles.. No issues and performs great.

Got one for my JL first thing
 

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Donaldson makes these for diesels heavy construction equipment, their nanofiber membrane is what stands out.
Thoughts on how this would pair up with an axle back exhaust (have a Borla Touring - the quieter version of the three offered)? This would be my first delve into a CAI for the sound. The dealer here was offering free installs on any Mopar accessory purchased by them but I’m not too keen on having my hood cut (even by them) but their cut-out is a truly functional one it looks like.
 
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The volant intake is a 1 beer in difficulty for install. As far as sound, on the Wifes Sahara, when you get on it, you will hear the intake, but with the muffler delete, it is mostly the exhaust you will hear. My guess is any intake will give you some sound when you step on it , but be fairly quiet when cruising.

Maybe you should look into the S&b , could buy the cold air vent kit for the Rubicon.
https://www.sbfilters.com/jeep-scoops

I want to see if the donaldson filter from Volant would fit in the S&B kit, maybe then could use their scoops for a ram air.
This would be for my Rubican, have the stock intake currently.
 

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The volant intake is a 1 beer in difficulty for install. As far as sound, on the Wifes Sahara, when you get on it, you will hear the intake, but with the muffler delete, it is mostly the exhaust you will hear. My guess is any intake will give you some sound when you step on it , but be fairly quiet when cruising.

Maybe you should look into the S&b , could buy the cold air vent kit for the Rubicon.
https://www.sbfilters.com/jeep-scoops

I want to see if the donaldson filter from Volant would fit in the S&B kit, maybe then could use their scoops for a ram air.
This would be for my Rubican, have the stock intake currently.
Thanks! Do you have a video/sound clip of the Volant on the Rubicon by chance?
 
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The volant intake is a 1 beer in difficulty for install. As far as sound, on the Wifes Sahara, when you get on it, you will hear the intake, but with the muffler delete, it is mostly the exhaust you will hear. My guess is any intake will give you some sound when you step on it , but be fairly quiet when cruising.

Maybe you should look into the S&b , could buy the cold air vent kit for the Rubicon.
https://www.sbfilters.com/jeep-scoops

I want to see if the donaldson filter from Volant would fit in the S&B kit, maybe then could use their scoops for a ram air.
This would be for my Rubican, have the stock intake currently.

Looked into this, from the S&B site the flange on the filters they use are 4.5" diameter, From the Volant site the flange on the Donaldson Power Core are 6" diameter, so no go on using a PowerCore on the S&B CAI with the ram air from there scoops.

Will probably buy another Volant so I can get the power core and maybe the S&B scoops to open up the Hood and vent the heat.
 
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