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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tammikm, Sep 27, 2010.

  1. Sep 27, 2010 at 8:58 PM
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    tammikm

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    just installed an aftermarked hood with the scoop insert from toyota, but it lets a bit of water in when it rains, does the factory hood with scoop do this as well? its not a lot but I see water drops on the plastic engine cover, is there a seal on the factory scoops?
     
  2. Sep 27, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    Both of my trucks have a little water leak on the engine cover..
     
  3. Sep 27, 2010 at 9:07 PM
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    are they factory scoops or did you get aftermarket?
     
  4. Sep 27, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    05RedTaco

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    Little water won't hurt the engine. When I wash my cars, I spray engine degreaser in the engine bay then power wash the inside the engine bay. I just make sure not to hit the alternator & battery for long time.
     
  5. Sep 27, 2010 at 9:50 PM
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    X-Runner is an aftermarket billet and the TRD is still stock
     
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