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Old 01-31-2002, 06:22 AM
pentoman pentoman is offline
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Originally posted by Badinfo
hehe... the intake is fine, it goes through a sawed off scoop up at the front, to facilitate the movement of air at higher speeds (Ram air style) I might have mislead you guys, the car isn't any slower than normal when driving, its just faster than normal for the first 30 seconds after a cold start...
You are SURE this sawn-off air scoop isn't having some small effect? I do wonder how much engineering and time MB put into designing the air intake for optimum airflow, and wonder if it could really be improved by simply 'sawing it off'


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