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The hood scoops purpose

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by PMK, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    PMK

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    Maybe this has already been posted before, not sure and did not search.

    Today I resolved the real reason for the scoop. The scoops leading edge makes a decent handle when stepping up onto the tire to clean the windshield.

    Those Toyota engineers are brilliant, a handle disguised as a scoop.

    PK
     
  2. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    Rucas

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  3. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:28 PM
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    Scoops FTW!
     
  4. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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  5. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    I like Fritos scoops... :D
     
  6. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:33 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Does the scoop have Atrac?
     
  7. Dec 4, 2011 at 6:40 PM
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    LMFAO


    and lol at the ATRAC comment hahahaha!!!!
     
  8. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:25 PM
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    Don't forget the scoop adds 2.37 mpg....
     
  9. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:29 PM
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  10. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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    TRACOSCOOP
     
  11. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:31 PM
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  12. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    Jester243

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    no that would make it functional
     
  13. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    Focking SKEWPS
     
  16. Dec 4, 2011 at 7:56 PM
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  17. Dec 4, 2011 at 8:01 PM
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  18. Dec 4, 2011 at 8:18 PM
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    Yeah, the hood scoop is functional and gives you 1-2 extra mpg.
    And A-Trac is better than the ARB airlockers.
    :)
     
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