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Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2005 5:29 pm 
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ok so i have a ef xr6 and if your know what it looks like at the front bumper, between the bonnet and bumper bar there is peice of plastic that goes from one end to the other and i was thinking of cutting off 45cms off the right hand side so that more air could get to the ss induction snorkle that im getting.

now has any one done this and what is that peice of plastic there for and any coments are welcome?
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Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2005 8:25 pm 
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just take it off completly

 

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Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2005 9:17 pm 
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Yeah just take it off completely. Thats what I did.

 

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Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 11:02 am 
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yeh but can people break into my engine bay if i do this ?
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Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 6:34 pm 
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No. And if they could they could still do it with it on. Its only a bit of plastic strip.

You still need to release the boot lock before opening.

 

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Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 7:01 pm 
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ok guys ill get onto it, did u notic any diffrence in responce?
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Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 7:41 pm 
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Not really. You have to be going really really fast to get ram air effect.

 

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Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 8:22 pm 
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lol thanks for the info , i think it will look good without so ill take it off when i get the ss induction.
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