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Old 06-13-2018, 12:36 AM
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Originally Posted by GSJake View Post
Interesting.
I have googled all the tops and from wiki..
"The hood scoop allowed cool air to enter as well as forcing hot air to exit from the engine bay, thus helping the engine to run cooler."
Thanks for that info.. any articles related to this or other aero on the truck..

I wounder if I can get a plug and take it off just making it a nice filer box.
That statement is sort of correct. At high speeds the hood scoop does allow air in, which acts to prevent aero lift....maybe some cooling. But it's main purpose is to let hot air out at stationary or low speeds.
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