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Hood Scoop Question #382133 Jan 23, 10:49pm Jan 23, 10:49pm
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Hood Scoop Question
yeah it is a real newb question:
does the Hood scoop have any real function?

ok, thats it.


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: Creep1234] #382134 Jan 23, 11:15pm Jan 23, 11:15pm
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yes it is functional, it sends cool air around the exhaust manifold if I'm not mistaken. The car doesn't HAVE to have it, but it helps

Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: vcel523] #382135 Jan 24, 1:36am Jan 24, 1:36am
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Pretty much helps the ventilation of the engine and cool it more than usual.

Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: vcel523] #382136 Jan 24, 12:27pm Jan 24, 12:27pm
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Originally Posted by vcel523
yes it is functional, it sends cool air around the exhaust manifold.


This is the correct answer right here.


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: CID498] #382137 Jan 24, 12:47pm Jan 24, 12:47pm
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^^^isnt it the Intake manifold? anyways, it does help in cooling the engine. i've driven for hours and never overheated.


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: Zero] #382138 Jan 24, 1:35pm Jan 24, 1:35pm
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^^ Intake is on the front side of the motor. But you knew that zero. right? grin


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: CID498] #382139 Jan 24, 1:40pm Jan 24, 1:40pm
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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: CID498] #382140 Jan 24, 2:22pm Jan 24, 2:22pm
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Originally Posted by CID498
^^ Intake is on the front side of the motor. But you knew that zero. right? grin


oh dude, i totally confused the header with Intake manifold.


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: Zero] #382141 Jan 24, 6:06pm Jan 24, 6:06pm
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the exhaust manifold, correct?


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Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: Zero] #382142 Jan 24, 8:02pm Jan 24, 8:02pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
Originally Posted by CID498
^^ Intake is on the front side of the motor. But you knew that zero. right? grin


oh dude, i totally confused the header with intake manifold.


rofl rofl rofl

Re: Hood Scoop Question [Re: toyotaluver] #382143 Jan 24, 9:22pm Jan 24, 9:22pm
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yeah its correct i have never had any heat problems ever but its an 02 and it shouldnt right?


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