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      03-02-2010, 11:31 PM   #1
Drives: 2009 E92
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: W. Arkansas

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Question Air Flow Thoughts?

I know that everyone is trying to think of ways to get more air (scoops, filters, etc.) I was contemplating the effect that blocking off the hood intake would have... Before I get flamed, wouldn't this actually have a beneficial side? Surely, at speed, there is more than enough air forced in from behind the grille & lower intake. Wouldn't blocking off the cowl duct provide a ram air benefit by not allowing this pressure to escape. I realize there may be some loss at lower speeds and maybe some additional drag. Anybody tried this? Am I thinking beyond reason? Thoughts...
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