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      03-21-2010, 09:15 PM   #23
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I feel a difference. If you can get ones for under
Even if they made 5-10 hp which I seriously doubt, you can not feel 5-10 hp in a 3700 lb car with 400+hp. Sorry your feeling is pure wishful thinking, just like your car can feel faster after you you detail it. Ugh...
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Really guys?? These scoops took less than 10 minutes to install , and they fit nicely with a little manipulating. Do they actually provide a benefit?? Well, I doubt they hurt anything, so screw it.
+1 Didn't take more than 10 mins
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Even if they made 5-10 hp which I seriously doubt, you can not feel 5-10 hp in a 3700 lb car with 400+hp. Sorry your feeling is pure wishful thinking, just like your car can feel faster after you you detail it. Ugh...
hmmm....It's funny that you mention, but I feel that after a good car wash, the smoother & cleaner surface on the car's body helps the wind flow through much easier while moving.

In my wild imagination, of course.

Back to topic: RPI Scoops are gr-r-r-reat!
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      03-22-2010, 12:19 AM   #27
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hmmm....It's funny that you mention, but I feel that after a good car wash, the smoother & cleaner surface on the car's body helps the wind flow through much easier while moving.

In my wild imagination, of course.

Back to topic: RPI Scoops are gr-r-r-reat!
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rpi's are an easy install just takes a little time to get them to sit perfect.
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rpi's are an easy install just takes a little time to get them to sit perfect.
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