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2012-2014 Toyota Tacoma V6 Gets Simple Added Horsepower with AEM Cold Air Intake

2012 and 2013 Toyota Tacoma Air Intake 21-8409DP

2012 and 2013 Toyota Tacoma Air Intake 21-8409DP

Nowadays the midsize truck market essentially belongs to Japanese manufacturers with Toyota being one of the leaders. The Toyota Tacoma can be customized with multiple engine, interior accessory, body and drivetrain options. Paired with outstanding on-road and off-road performance, it’s no wonder why the Tacoma has been one of the premier midsize truck choices for years. Now, owners of 2012-2014 Toyota Tacoma 4.0 liter V6 trucks can customize their truck and add horsepower and performance with AEM 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP Brute Force air intake systems. These power adding accessories are the same except for the tube finish.

2012 and 2013 Toyota Tacoma Air Intake 21-8409DC

2012 and 2013 Toyota Tacoma Air Intake 21-8409DC

AEM 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP cold air intakes will deliver additional horsepower and torque giving your Tacoma more get up and go when you need it. These air intake systems are built with reinforced mounting points to help handle rough offroad abuse and the aluminum induction tube is finished in either a gunmetal grey powder coating (21-8409DC) or vacuum-metallized which is a chrome like finish (21-8409DP) for a robust and stylish look. A heat shield is incorporated to help protect the incoming air from radiant heat under the hood. An AEM 21-2097DK Dryflow conical air filter is included for high air flow rates and excellent filtration efficiency. This oil-free performance air filter is washable, reusable and can go for up to 100,000 miles between cleanings, depending on driving conditions.

Durability is only half the story. AEM air intakes 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP produce an estimated gain of 8.7 horsepower and 8.3 pound feet of torque at 5400rpm to the wheels.

AEM 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP air induction systems are easy to install and backed by AEM’s Lifetime Limited Warranty, offering Toyota Tacoma owners the assurance that their cold air intake system is covered for the life of their vehicle.

Performance parts for trucks need to be durable and deliver performance. AEM 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP air intakes deliver both and are the perfect performance upgrade for 2012-2014 Toyota Tacoma models with 4.0 liter V6 engines.

Owners of the following Toyota Tacoma models can enjoy added horsepower and torque from AEM 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP air induction systems:

2014 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L V6
2013 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L V6
2012 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L V6

AEM performance air intakes for Toyota Tacoma models can be found on the Toyota Tacoma Air Intakes page, for other models you check out our air filter by vehicle make and model pages. AEM performance products for other vehicles can be found using the AEM Product Search. To find an AEM dealer near you, use Search for AEM Dealer or simply visit

Estimated Horsepower Gain for AEM 2013 & 2014 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L Air Intake Systems 21-8409DC and 21-8409DP

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  • Estimated Gain - 8.7 Horsepower @ 5400rpm
  • Protects Your Engine
  • Reusable Dryflow Synthetic Air Filter
  • Excellent Air Filtration
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty

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