Introduction: How to Install a Cold Air Intake on a Golf GTI 4th Gen.
Hello, I am Templeton Mutua I will be showing you how to correctly install a cold air intake on a VW MK4 golf GTI. I have been working on vehicles for 2 years, on top of that I am going to Lake Area Technical Institute for two years. In just a few easy steps you can have a better breathing engine and a happier mind that you have done something for your vehicle.
Step 1: Tools Needed
head screw driver
T25 torque bit
17mm and 13mm sockets
Step 2: Prep.
Remove air box
Step 3: Prep.
Lift car off the ground (height depends how much room you want)
Step 4: Prep.
Remove tire (with 17mm socket and flat head to remove black caps)
Step 5: Prep.
Remove inner wheel fender (using T25 torques bit and ratchet)
Step 6: After Prep.
M.A.P – Manifold Air Pressure sensor
Step 1: Take tubing fit it in front of front tire in bumper leading to the M.A.P sensor. (sensor is off the end of the intake manifold)
Step 7: Step 2
2. Fit silicon connector (with fasteners) between tubing and M.A.P sensor
Step 8: Step 3
Step 9: Step 4
Take air filter with fastener, go under the car and connect to the opposite side of tubing.
Step 10: Step 5
Connect recirculating tube to the side of the metal intake tube
Step 11: Step 6
(Looking at the metal tube that should be connected to the M.A.P and the air filter) Mid-way down the tube next to the EVAP tube there will be a hold down bracket. Use 9 mm socket and the bolt given to in the kit, bolt down the metal tubing, on the side of the engine bay.
Step 12: Step 7
Grab inner wheel fender, take bolts and reconnect to the inside of the fender.
Step 13: Step 8
Put tire Back on
Step 14: Step 9 (Final Step)
lower the car
Step 15: Video
*I didn't go step by step, because of situation.*