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Bonnet Vent - S2000 Filter

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by WorkInProgress, Jun 30, 2013.

  1. WorkInProgress

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    I've been mulling this over for a while, would cutting louvres in the bonnet or fitting a subtle vent in the bonnet get any additional cool air to the S2000 filter, or does the vent in the wing suffice?

    Disclaimer: - I'm not a boy racer and not suggesting a Subaru type scoop ;)
     
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  3. Shaunie Eire

    Shaunie Eire Member

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    Heat isn't really an issue as the air goes through a red hot turbo anyway. If you are worried about flow then remove a headlight :undwech:
     
  4. voorhees

    voorhees Moderator
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    Do it..NOW
    And post pics :eyebrows:
     
  5. Lavis89

    Lavis89 Well-Known Member
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    can imagine it would help a little bit with flow, doubt it'ld make much difference temperature wise. i think it would pain me to see one on the roads though. on a track then it's fair enough. everyone has their own tastes and all that though
     
  6. cecilthesausage

    cecilthesausage ...It's Never Finished...

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    I could do with something like that on mine.... Probably just getting rid of the bonnet totally... When I drive mine hard now the heat coming out of the back of the bonnet is unreal...
     

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