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Old 08-06-2006, 09:43 PM   #1
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A strange FI idea...

Just out of sheer curiosity...what if you rerouted your air condtioning vents back to your throttle body, and turned on the A/C full blast? What do you suppose would happen?


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Almost absolutely nothing. You'd get almost no gains, if any. The only possible gains you'd get is from the slightly colder air, and it'd be hardly noticeable.
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Old 08-06-2006, 11:40 PM   #3
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you could always run a shop vac into your intake.
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I have always thought about that but the motor would consume more air than the a/c could pump out so after the first bit of throttle tip in the gain if any would be gone not to mention the power it take to run the a/c. So thats what I have come up with.
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you'd be able to fly.
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hahahahaha...but only if you also had a 5 foot wing...
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I saw a video a while back some guy dyno tested holding a leaf blower into his intake and got a HUGE increase in HP and torque. I think it was on some kind of truck.
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I think you'd be very hot in the winter, and very cold in the summer.
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I saw a video a while back some guy dyno tested holding a leaf blower into his intake and got a HUGE increase in HP and torque. I think it was on some kind of truck.
I saw that too. I might have been a Si. I think he went REAL lean too when they did it. The one I saw they sprayed nitrous into the side of the leaf blower on a seperate run.
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