Originally Posted by dyn085
I personally think that the RS500 is dead sexy. Even though I'm sure that the vents on it serve a functional purpose, I can totally understand why you would want to achieve that look. I am a licensed A&P Mechanic and don't see the task as being overly difficult or time consuming. I didn't look at the link to the part, but I'm sure that some double checked measurements and a steady hand coupled to some air tools would suffice.
I would imagine that the placement of the hood vents on the RS500 is well thought out by a team of engineers.
If you drove your car for an hour and opened the hood, is it really OK to spray water anywhere
, especially with the engine running?