| || ||Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|5th September 2006, 01:51||#17|
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Hubli - Karnata
Thanked: 89 Times
or you can have those side scoops which the Astra came with. That would be more practical.
|5th September 2006, 22:52||#18|
Join Date: Jul 2005
Thanked: 6 Times
Infractions: 0/1 (10)
i guess a scoop will work only if you have a stock replacement filte and not the universal cone filter.otherwise the evo's,cedias would have had their filters destroyed by the water.am i right.
|5th September 2006, 23:49||#19|
Distinguished - BHPian
Join Date: Mar 2005
Thanked: 1,687 Times
Sorry to disappoint guys, but the GTOs scoops are FAKE. Cosmetic purposes only.
Secondly, the term you are looking for is RAM AIR intake. Very few cars have it. I think the old Firebird, the current Viper are some examples. All the super bikes have it though.
Thridly, the so called grilles found on cars like EVO and Elise are air vents not intakes.
Below is a pic of the GTO underhood. Note location of air box. The scoops were added in a hurry last year because mags complained that the car looked bland.
Last edited by Mpower : 5th September 2006 at 23:57.
|6th September 2006, 03:50||#21|
Join Date: Nov 2004
Thanked: 4 Times
hey buddy we had done a hood scoop on an esteem..it worked fairly well..no problem's with rain water or anything as such..will post pics as soon as possible..cheers..happy revvin..!!
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Air-con: Center vents throwing out warmer air than side vents?||90Horses||Technical Stuff||82||7th July 2015 16:03|
|DIY: Rear Air-Con Vents||wanderernomad||DIY - Do it yourself||73||23rd February 2015 10:17|
|Hood Vents - Do they work in lowering temperature?||Tejas@perioimpl||4x4 Technical||60||12th July 2013 00:40|
|Scorpio - Poor air flow from AC vents||sashb||Technical Stuff||15||30th December 2008 13:37|
|K&N , Exhaust and other mods through Perf. Auto. Pricing and tthe Should I factor||zaphod||Modifications & Accessories||24||26th August 2007 14:59|