Hey all, what is the component called that basically connects to the airfilter hose to the intake.....this :
<<<<This shows is a tiny corner of the air filter box the maf but the component in question connects here then to the motor. I have a black plastic bag tokeep out debris
The official name is a Helmholz resonator and as has been stated it reduces intake noise helping the car pass the drive by noise emission test. And keep owners happy. It does bugger all for performance.