2013-2018 Scion FR-S / Subaru BRZ 2.0L Air Intake Installation - #21-853C



Video - Short Ram Intake Installation for 2013-2018 Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ 2.0L, AEM #21-853C Watch how quick and easy it is to install the AEM 21-853C short ram intake system for the 2013-2018 Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ with a 2.0 liter engine. This short ram intake includes a mandrel bent aluminum intake tube, large open element AEM Dryflow air filter, and a custom steel heat shield. Increasing airflow will help improve acceleration, drivability, and give your FR-S or BRZ a sportier engine sound. Add an estimated 7.8 hp at 6,494 RPM and 4.6 lb-ft of additional torque at 2,817 RPM to your 2013-2018 Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ 2.0L with AEM air intake 21-853C
TRANSCRIPT: 0:15 1. Turn off the ignition and disconnect the negative battery cable 0:21 2. Disconnect the mass air sensor electrical connection and unhook the wiring harness from the air box 0:30 3. Release the spring clamp and then disconnect the crank case vent hose from the fitting 0:38 4. Loosen the hose clamp securing the intake hose to the throttle body 0:45 5. Loosen the hose clamp and disconnect the engine sound tube from the engine sound drum 0:55 6. Remove the two bolts shown securing the resonator and air box to the core support 1:16 7. Remove the remaining air box mounting bolt 1:26 then lift up the air box assembly and remove it from the vehicle 1:35 8. Install the provided heat shield mounting bracket (070026) onto the lower air box mount using the factory bolt 2:04 9. Install the provided coupling hose (08186) onto the throttle body and secure with the provided hose clamp 2:18 10. Install the provided heat shield insulation strips onto the bottom of the heat shield as shown 2:45 Some trimming of the insulation strips excess will be necessary 2:50 11. Install the provided “L” bracket (083170) onto the heat shield using the provided hardware 2:57 Install the provided “L” bracket (070066) onto the heat shield using the provided hardware. 3:31 12. Install the provided “L” bracket (070015) onto the heat shield using the provided spacer 4:02 13. Cut the provided edge trim into two sections, one section is to be 27” long and the other section is to be 18” long 4:07 14. Install the 18” long section of edge trim into the hole of the heat shield as shown 4:22 and then install the 27” long section of edge trim onto the top of the heat shield as shown 4:42 15. Remove the core support bolt shown 4:51 16. Set the heat shield into position on the core support 5:14 and secure with the factory air box mounting bolts and to the previously installed bracket with the hardware provided 5:23 17. Remove the mass air sensor from the factory air filter housing 5:35 and then install it into the AEM® intake tube using the provided hardware 6:00 Install the provided 90º vent fitting into the AEM® intake tube as shown 6:15 18. Install the tube through the heat shield and then install the provided rubber mounted stud onto the tube as shown 6:39 Rotate the tube down and install it into the coupling hose on the throttle body and install the mounting stud into the bracket 6:57 Secure the tube with the provided hose clamps and hardware and tighten the mounting bracket at this time 7:11 20. Reconnect the mass air sensor electrical connection 7:16 Connect the crank case vent to the fitting installed into the AEM® intake tube as shown 7:24 21. Install the provided caplug onto the sound drum 7:28 21. Install the provided caplug onto the sound drum 7:38 Perform a final inspection before driving the vehicle
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