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Write: Functional Hood scoop air filter

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Sproulesxrunner, Feb 26, 2011.

  1. Feb 26, 2011 at 1:47 PM
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    Sproulesxrunner

    Sproulesxrunner [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Too much for TW to know
  2. Feb 26, 2011 at 1:52 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    Without having the piping to the intake or air box, whats the need for a filter?
     
  3. Feb 26, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    well.....keeps the engine a little cleaner
    i still dont see why you did this
     
  4. Feb 26, 2011 at 1:55 PM
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    NelsonTacoma

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    Aren't there plenty of threads on here where it has been determined that the hood scoop is in a negative air pressure location and therefore not able to be functional?
     
  5. Feb 28, 2011 at 8:25 AM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free 1983 - 2015... It was a good run

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    Am I missing something... Sounds like all you accomplished was removing the backer pieces to the scoop and cutting up a perfectly good air filter. So how much HP you get by doing that? :rolleyes:
     
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