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Old 11-13-2017, 11:47 AM
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Interesting.
On a C6 I am unsure if hood vents aid engine performance.
Certainly would aid on cool down at idle or when stopped.

Could aid in reducing lift, yet I venture to write that vents over the wheel wells in the fender top would be a better performance mod in that goal to recue lift.

None the less, hood vents do look fantastic.

Again interesting and good luck with your project.
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Old 11-13-2017, 01:31 PM
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Buddy of mine did this to reduce heat. Simple effective and looks great.
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Old 11-13-2017, 02:41 PM
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http://trackspecmotorsports.com/

Get these. Best fit and I installed myself.
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Old 11-13-2017, 02:51 PM
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I've never seen a car make as much heat under the hood as a C6, especially when you add headers. A vent may not be needed but it sure couldn't hurt to let some of that heat out, I'd imagine the underhood plastic pieces would last longer.

I've seen some sharp hoods using the new Camaro vent on here, especially painted body color.
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Old 11-14-2017, 10:50 AM
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I've never seen a car make as much heat under the hood as a C6, especially when you add headers. A vent may not be needed but it sure couldn't hurt to let some of that heat out, I'd imagine the underhood plastic pieces would last longer.

I've seen some sharp hoods using the new Camaro vent on here, especially painted body color.
This is a Camaro vent. It had to be trimmed on the back side for clearance.



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Old 11-19-2017, 10:45 PM
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Buddy of mine did this to reduce heat. Simple effective and looks great.
those are nice but is it me or are they crooked,,,
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Old 11-19-2017, 11:07 PM
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I went with Trackspec Motorsports vents on my track car.



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Old 11-20-2017, 01:50 PM
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Originally Posted by theofel View Post
Contact Breatless Performance. Iv'e seen a few cars with vents in hoods that were installed by them. And they look great.
Reminds me a lot of the L88 hood. Love everything about the LG World Challenge hood except the price.
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Old 11-20-2017, 03:08 PM
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Originally Posted by veloz View Post
those are nice but is it me or are they crooked,,,
I was thinking the same thing.
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Old 11-20-2017, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by veloz View Post
those are nice but is it me or are they crooked,,,
Ummmmmmmmm..............its you, they are positioned along the center of the hood as they should be, not the hood bulge lines.

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Old 11-20-2017, 08:32 PM
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Originally Posted by realcanuk View Post
I vote this one as best fitted, looking for the Vette I would leave mine black if I did it because everything else is, but I don't know about cutting a hole in my hood, scares me
NSF PS did you install the rain trays, any photos underside of the hood ??? Thanks

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Old 11-20-2017, 08:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Not So Fast
I vote this one as best fitted, looking for the Vette I would leave mine black if I did it because everything else is, but I don't know about cutting a hole in my hood, scares me
NSF
Thanks for the compliment. Had it black at first but i just didn’t like the way it stood out so much. Cutting the hood is easy. Just have to make sure you measure right !

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Old 11-20-2017, 08:42 PM
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No rain tray. I rarely drive in rain and water doesn’t hurt anything.

Nothing fancy underneath. I painted the brackets silver and straightened them out when I painted the vent after.

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Beautiful car! Looks like mine with exception of the hood scoop and roll bar....
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Old 03-13-2018, 05:35 PM
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I love it. Do you happen to have any pictures from the front?
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Old 03-13-2018, 06:00 PM
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Honest opinion if is for looks don't do it and if you have added it a Supercharger like I did with an Edelbrock eforce or other brand and want more heat dissipation, don't bother even in taking measurements just go ahead and buy a vented hood. The eforce will be so closed to the hood that you probably will have at the most 1/2" clearance.
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Old 03-14-2018, 11:08 AM
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Needs more polishing and fine adjusting-but came out great
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Old 03-14-2018, 03:15 PM
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I love it. Do you happen to have any pictures from the front?
I'll take some this weekend
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