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· JZA70 448 rwhp everyday
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Hey i have a few extra small fans from the cooling system and I'm considering running them on my IC. Has anyone tried this? Should be easy to make a bracket and mabyee a shroud. Whats the general consensus on this idea for a mod.

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i dont think that would work to good. maybe if you made some kind of shroud around the intercooler to direct air to it instead. maybe hook up a hose to your windshield wipers and put a mister on the end of it so it will spray on the intercooler. my brother did that and it god pretty cold on his talon.
 

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I'd weigh the pros vs. cons.

Pro: Circulates air through the IC when sitting. ect. (parked)
Con: Possible air restriction through the fans, then to the radiator.
Con: Heat from the electric fan motor may offset any possible gains.


IMO, I'd go with a alcohol/water IC sprayer, or a co2 sprayer.

Whatever you do, let us know if it worked out well. :)
 

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If only my headlight sprayers still worked.. I removed them from the front of the lights and relocated the line to my IC, but the damn thing doesn't work.. what a waste of time!
 

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Spoolme said:
i dont think that would work to good. maybe if you made some kind of shroud around the intercooler to direct air to it instead. maybe hook up a hose to your windshield wipers and put a mister on the end of it so it will spray on the intercooler. my brother did that and it god pretty cold on his talon.
:lol: thats what i did. one of the sprayers broke and fell off so i mounted the other one spraying on the IC haha. i hope it helps out a little :)
 

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you gotta figure out how much air goes through the IC at high speed. If its more than the fans can push you might actually be hurting performance.
 

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Wow jblmk3 always has the crazy idea's :p
 
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