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Question about velocity stacks and airbox mods:

Would modding the airbox increase the intake howl?
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It certainly could increase the howl depending on what you do to it or by replacing it with velocity stacks.
FWIW, I used to believe that more howl was positively correlated with increased flow. I don't believe this any longer as both may be completely un-correlated.
You may also be damaging your engine in the process for little in return. Also: unclogging the exhaust produces more air-intake as a by-product.
As stated by @philb...if it ain't broke...

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