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dmaxd03
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2000 Toyota Celica GTS

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Mar 1, 6:27pm - #115152 
hood scoop function?

So does our Hood scoop do anything. It does not lead to the Intake. There is a vent looking thing below it so does it cool the headers? Hate to sound ignorant but it seems to be mainly for looks.

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Evan
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Mar 1, 6:27pm - #115153 
Yes it is functional.

It cools the uhmm.. transmission, I think? spineyes


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NorwayGT
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Mar 1, 6:34pm - #115154 
it keeps the heat from the headers from going into our cabin, since the headers go out hte back of the engnine


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Mar 1, 7:08pm - #115155 
^ bingo thumbsup

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beans
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Mar 1, 7:11pm - #115156 
Toyota made the scoop so we can have a place for the purge system rofl

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Stephen
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Mar 1, 7:13pm - #115157 
Who cares even if it wasn't the least bit functional?!
The hoodscoop on my VIS Hood is a bigger pimp than me. I think the amount of cool air rushing into that thing on the highway has to have some benefits.

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Mar 1, 7:26pm - #115158 
Originally Posted by beans
Toyota made the scoop so we can have a place for the purge system rofl



yeah, according to skdmorse

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