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Old 10-26-2000, 10:27 AM   #1
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Question What is sticking out of the hood of this rally car?

What's the black tube thing sticking out of the passenger side???

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Old 10-26-2000, 10:31 AM   #2
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Air intake. Apparently there is some fairly deep water on that rally.
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Old 10-26-2000, 10:41 AM   #3
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Must not be too deep... don't they normally run it up and over the roof of the car?
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Old 10-26-2000, 10:51 AM   #4
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Yup. Still deep enuf to drown our cars!

have you guys seen one of those German Lepard Tanks all sumerged only with it's snorkle system up? Now those are kewl!
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Old 10-26-2000, 01:50 PM   #5
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BURNSY from Safari this year...

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Old 10-27-2000, 12:22 AM   #6
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They also use that sometimes on particularly dusty stages. It reduces the likelihood that dirt will get into the intake tract (even with a filter, too much dirt can cause problems).
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Old 10-27-2000, 12:54 AM   #7
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That's a Scooby prepped for the Safari rally. There's alot of deep mud crossings and the snorkel helps it breathe better.

As Marquis said it also keeps alot of dust from getting in the intake track.

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