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making use of hood scoop?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TheMrGExperience, Mar 25, 2011.

  1. Mar 25, 2011 at 9:40 PM
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    TheMrGExperience

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    Sorry if theres already a thread about this but is there any way to rig the intake to the hood scoop on the trd sport? If not can if there an after market scoop that can be rigged?
     
  2. Mar 25, 2011 at 9:48 PM
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    steve o 77

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    Try searching for more info but basically that area is a low pressure area of the hood and the stock intake will make more power than if you rigged up the fake hood scoop.
     
  3. Mar 25, 2011 at 9:49 PM
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    Short answer is no
     
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  5. Mar 25, 2011 at 9:53 PM
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    Volant does make an extension to their CAI that goes into the scoop.
     
  6. Mar 25, 2011 at 9:59 PM
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    ToucanV13 You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    Shit, I stand corrected :thumbsup:

    For function may as well stay stock, URD, or snorkel. But the scoop is mighty purdy, alot better than those OR hoods :p
     
  7. Mar 25, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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  8. Mar 25, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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  9. Mar 28, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    TheMrGExperience [OP] Because Tacos are too mainstream...and Im poor.

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    thanks all. I may look into getting a different scoop to get more of the forced air im looking for
     
  10. Mar 29, 2011 at 4:17 PM
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    TheMrGExperience

    TheMrGExperience [OP] Because Tacos are too mainstream...and Im poor.

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    wonder if this would help cool the engine while in motion :pccoffee:
     
  11. Mar 29, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    a cowl induction scoop might work. it takes the colder air from the high pressure air built up on the windshield at speed and "pushes it into the intake are... might work... worth it? doubtful
     
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