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Roush Cold Air Kit (15-17 EcoBoost)

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    Features, Video & Details

    • Increases Throttle Response
    • Improves Horsepower and Torque
    • Reusable High Flow Dry Air Filter
    • NO Computer Tune Required
    • Simple Bolt-On Installation
    • CARB EO Number: D-418-30
    • Fits All 2015-2017 EcoBoost Mustangs

    Review & Installation Video

    Review & Install Video

    Hey, guys, Stephanie with americanmuscle.com here with my overview of the Roush Cold Air Intake Kit, available for the 2015 and up EcoBoost Mustang. This overview is gonna cover a few topics with the Roush kit, like what you can expect from this intake, some info about the components and the construction, and some info about the install. The install for this is a simple one. It's a one out of three wrenches on the scale, but I'll get more into that a little later on. Now, cold air Intake is normally one of the first mods that many Mustang owners go to. But there are a ton of different choices out there between airbox styles and filters. And the Roush intake is one of the options that are available right now that bring some of the most benefits to the table. The factory intake is actually really good. It's highly functional, and it isn't as restrictive as you might think it is. But aftermarket cold air intakes like this one function a little bit better than the factory intake in the upper RPMs and especially after some mods have been completed. The Roush does have an open airbox design. But the fact that it keeps the direct cold air feed that Ford created, where cold air from outside the car enters through the grille and feeds the air filter, means that this is one of the more true cold air intake setups, since it does receive some air from outside the engine bed. Like other aftermarket intakes for the EcoBoost, this one does not require a tune. No aftermarket intake for the EcoBoost requires a tune, because these cars are speed-density cars. Now, the requirement of a tune with aftermarket intakes comes from the size of the MAF or the mass airflow. And aftermarket intake can only go so big with the MAF size before the car's gonna need a computer tune. Now, even though this is the case with EcoBoost, I do wanna be clear with the fact that you're only going to see gains of a few horsepower without a tune. So you can expect a small bump in horsepower and torque along with improved throttle response overall. But let's look a little bit more at the intake itself. The first thing I noticed was that the filter's actually pretty large, and it's bigger than the other filters that are out there on other cold air aftermarket intakes that I've seen. This is a reusable, high-flow, dry-air filter, which is nice, because when it gets dirty, you can clean it and reinstall it and not have to worry about the oiling process. The intake also fits really nicely. And I think it looks better under the hood than the stock airbox does, for sure. Now, another cool thing here and one of the big things that I wanted to point out with this intake is the airbox. This is important, because the airbox does still keep that air feed from the grille, which, I mentioned earlier, it actually brings in air from outside of the car. Not all aftermarket intakes do this. And I like that they've tacked into that factory cold air duct, because it gives performance gains and allows for more of a true cold air setup. Looking at the price for this Intake, you can expect to pay close to the $400 mark. Now, this is on the more expensive side. But you are looking at a different housing, a larger filter, and the foam insert and the hood seal to keep the intake isolated. As for the install, it's nothing too difficult. And like I mentioned earlier, the intake will come with all of the items that you need to complete the install. All that you really need then to complete the install is a few basic hand tools. This is probably one of the easiest mods that you can tackle with your new Mustang, and it'll take about a half hour or an hour, tops. And I'm going to call it a one out of three wrenches on our scale. All that you really need to do is remove the factory airbox. You need to disconnect the airbox from the inner fender and remove the inlet tube from the air filter and the throttle body. We're just talking about a few bolts and clamps to get this done. The Roush installs the same way as the factory airbox came out. Just put on your new couplers and clamps and slide the airbox in, starting with the air duct first. And that just goes right into the factory location. Once you have everything installed and lined up properly, you can tighten it all down, and you'll be good to go. Wrapping things up here, this intake from Roush is a good-quality option that fits and looks great and gives some performance and sound gains, has a large, reusable air filter, and the housing taps into the factory cold air duct. You can check it out more online for yourself right here at americanmuscle.com.

    Increase Horsepower and Torque. The Roush Performance Mustang Cold Air Intake kit replaces your EcoBoost Mustangs restrictive factory air box and paper filter with a high flow filter assembly and intake tube for an increase of horsepower and torque while improving throttle response and fuel mileage.

    No Tune Required. Unlike other Cold Air Intakes on the market for the EcoBoost Mustangs this Roush CAI does not require a computer re-tune. The engineers at Roush Performance really did their homework to improve your pony's power using the factory tune. However AmericanMuscle recommends the use of a Handheld Tuner to see even larger power gains.

    Reusable High Flow Dry Filter. The included Roush High-flow Dry Air Filter provides excellent filtration of harmful particulates. It is composed of two layers of wire mesh for durability and is proven to retain its shape even under high airflow. This dry air filter is washable and does not require oiling, saving you time and money.

    Straight Forward Installation. The Roush Performance Cold Air Intake Kit is designed to install easily with just basic hand tools. No extra modifications or special tools are required for proper installation. All necessary parts and instructions are included.

    Application. This Roush Performance Cold Air Intake kit is specially designed to fit the 2015-2017 EcoBoost Mustang's equipped with the turbocharged 2.3L Inline 4-cylinder engine. No computer retuning required for operation.

    Fitment: 2015 2016 2017 Details

    What's in the Box
    • (1) Air filter with clamp
    • (1) Lower air box/tray
    • (1) EPDM foam hood seal
    • (1) Intake tube
    • (1) Heat extractor foam insert
    • Mounting hardware
    Installation Info
    Tech Specs
    Cold Air Intake Specifications
    Year/Model: 2015-2017 EcoBoost  Filter Placement: Engine Bay
    Material: Thermoplastic Finish: Black
    Manufacture: Roush Performance Computer Tune Required: No
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    I noticed some people in the reviews are saying they are losing power. Noticed decreased acceleration and lower MPG. Why is that? I'm looking to buy this as my first mod. No tune because of my warranty. Thanks

    AmirH

    • The Roush Cold Air Kit should not cause decreases in MPG or performance. If this is experienced, we recommend disconnecting the battery and allowing the PCM to clear the keep alive memory so that adaptive parameters are reset, and an idle air relearn will be forced.

      Rob D

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    Is it recommended to change the stock exhaust for the 2.3 litre EcoBoost, as well, to relieve any additional back pressure? I just don't want to end up with any check engine lights, while my car is still on factory warranty. Let me know. Thanks!

    Patrick05GT

    • Upgrading to a larger exhaust on the EcoBoos models does help a lot with these motors. However this is not a needed thing when upgrading your air intake!

      Ricky36

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    How often should i clean the filter? Had mine for a year and just want to know when i should rinse it. Thanks,

    JoeS

    Why do some have the roush logo and others don't?

    PastyMane

    • All of the Roush Cold Air Kits will include the ROUSH logo stamped on the intake but it would be your choice if you add the accent lettering stickers to make the logo more vibrant.

      AMStaffHelen

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    How would i get a replacement filter if i wanted one. What's the part number and who can i order one from?

    jet

    • Roush's part number for this Roush Cold Air Kit is 131550-9601R-AA. We unfortunately do not currently carry this filter however, you may be able to purchase the filter from a Roush Certified Ford Dealership.

      AMJEFF

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    My check engine light came on after installing. Will it go away after I drive it a bit or do need to clear it with a hand tunner

    CJ

    • While a tune isn't required with the Roush Cold Air Kit, here at American Muscle, we still recommend getting a tune to see even more power gains. A tune would also help clear the check engine light you have.

      AMJEFF

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    Customer Reviews (100+) Write a Review

    Overall Rating 4.8

    out of 5 stars

    Installation Time:Less than 1 Hour

    Installation Cost:$100-$250

    • Performance Gain 4.35849 4.4
    • Fit 4.886793 4.9



    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      March 29, 2018

      Awesome

      Couldn't be happier reviewed a lot of different intakes. Beyond happy with the Roush Intake. Highly Recommend a Bama Tune with this intake. Currently Running: Roush Intake Cold Air Intake MBRP Race Exhaust and 3 Inch Down Pipe Huge Gains

      MichaelT

      Year: 2016 Submodel: EcoBoost

      Helpful (1)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      March 15, 2018

      Awesome Roush Cold Air Intake

      From the order to the installation it couldn’t have been better. The sound is awesome and when you step on the pedal your behind sinks in the seat. Big difference in sound and performance.

      RayS

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      March 10, 2018

      Roush CAI

      Very easy to install, hardest part was getting my sensor out of my old intake. Just remember to get your rubber boots and sensor from your old intake. You do need those parts!!!! Took me 20min to install. Sounds great and definitely can feel the difference!! Love it!!

      AnthonyD

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      March 08, 2018

      Good cold air intake

      great turbo response since installed way better than stock air box

      ZacharyK12

      Year: 2016 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      March 05, 2018

      Roush CAI

      Love it!!! I had been looking into getting this for a while and am so glad I finally took the plunge! It has a mean sound to it. My Stang responds a lot quicker when stepping on the pedal and has a cool "swish" sound when it opens up. Would reccomend getting for sure. Easy install, too.

      REDPONY

      Year: 2016 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 27, 2018

      Great power and sound

      One of the best CAI in my opinion. The performance gain along with a tune is very noticeable. The sound of this thing pulling in air is addicting as is the look, the cone sits nicely under the hood.

      BoostedStang

      Year: 2018 Submodel: GT

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 25, 2018

      Good piece of kit

      Went on really easily ...installed a throttle spacer at the same time .....acceleration is sharper .....totally pleased

      AlanM

      Year: 2016 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 19, 2018

      Great

      Great deals and fast shipping...thx is nice to have a resource for all your needs...

      LanceB

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 07, 2018

      Great intake

      Wasn't hard to install at all, and instantly heard the engine breathing more after install. It does add a little bit of the blow off valve sound when accelerating. Definitely a good buy for any Ecoboost.

      MattW

      Year: 2017 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 05, 2018

      Great Intake!

      This intake fit great, was super easy to install, and sounds awesome. Definitely helped with throttle response, and adds a great sound to the dull sound of the stock ecoboost. Perfect fitment with no issues, and works great with Mishimoto's Intercooler Pipe kit. Great service and parts, as always!

      Matt

      Year: 2015 Submodel: V6

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      January 05, 2018

      Nice Rig

      Went on easy and came with cool stickers that everybody WOWS over!!

      SGTCrowley

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 28, 2017

      Better than I thought

      Love the sound of this intake, and it’s beem about 10-15 deegrees outside since I got it. Can see feel the power difference from what I read it’s about 20-25whp

      AlojzijeS

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 25, 2017

      She co intake!

      Great product! Easy to install with awesome sound and performance. Massive air to the turbo!!

      BraedenR

      Year: 2017 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 18, 2017

      Great

      Great and really hear the the turbo spoil and the boost holds up more in the higher rpm

      JulianP

      Year: 2016 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 10, 2017

      Great product!!

      Recived my CAI way faster than I had thought and it was super easy to install. Literally took me 10 to 15 minutes tops and it looks good!

      StevenS

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 09, 2017

      Great

      You can hear it sucking the air into the motor and u feel the difference in horsepower the car moves faster love it great product

      RobertL

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 09, 2017

      Easy mod!

      Easy to install. Very well made adds a little more sound.

      Howard

      Year: 2017 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      November 30, 2017

      Roush cold air kit

      Looks a lot better than stock sounds good too rainy here so I haven't got to try it out yet but I'm sure it will make a difference

      Kiven

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      November 29, 2017

      Pleasantly Surprised

      When I took it out of the box I was amazed at large size of the airbox and filter. The pictures do not do it justice. I can see why Roush claims it's 76 less restrictive. Installation was a breeze and it fit like it belonged there. As for performance, I can't honestly say. I have only drove it about 7 miles after install. You can definitely hear the difference. At the Cyber Monday price I couldn't pass this thing up. It was this or the Airaid, and Roush won due to being less expensive.

      DaveS

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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    • 5/5

      November 28, 2017

      Cool

      Great sound! Just need a tune to take advantage of extra air.

      RossM

      Year: 2015 Submodel: EcoBoost

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