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      05-08-2013, 02:47 PM   #1
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Talking Cyba Scoops Fitted!

Now, I have absolutely no preconception that these are going to make any difference at all, but I liked the look of them and they were a bargain

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      05-08-2013, 02:55 PM   #2
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I have been looking at these but, talking myself out of it. Stop posting pictures of them up!!!

Look nice mate.
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      05-08-2013, 03:04 PM   #3
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look great don't they! look better on your car compared to my blue car!
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Hmm 2 questions

1. What do they do
2. Where can I get some
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Hmm 2 questions

1. What do they do
2. Where can I get some
1. Not much, except at race track speeds.

2. http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ht=Cyba+scoops
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      05-08-2013, 04:39 PM   #6
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Paul, I also have these and definitely adds a nice touch, albeit aesthetic only! Looks good
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      05-08-2013, 04:54 PM   #7
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Hmmm was never too sure about these red scoops... Any pics from further back?
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      05-08-2013, 07:55 PM   #8
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Looks like a toaster
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Ive not been too sure on these like above any pics from a distance?

But main thing you like them
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I've always liked this but thought it was painting of that part rather than a addition. From far it does look good...especially on darker cars!
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I like OP

Waiting for mine to arrive, for 30 if you don't like them fitted you can remove them its not the end of the world.
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Looks good, I have these fitted to mine. Only issue i have now is that there is a lot more wind noise through the vents on the motorway.
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Guys,
Does this increase the dust / moisture going to the air filter?
Considering the weather in GB, will this increase the chances of moisture going into air filter?
Any other disadvantaged other than what ROW mentioned?

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In my experience dust yes, moisture no. The Cyba scoops have cut-outs to deflect water away from the airstream. Followed a gritter on the M25 this winter and found salt crystals in the bottom of the airbox!
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I have one too, Looks good.
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In my experience dust yes, moisture no. The Cyba scoops have cut-outs to deflect water away from the airstream. Followed a gritter on the M25 this winter and found salt crystals in the bottom of the airbox!
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I know its cheap mod, but does it do any good except gains on illegal speed.
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does it do any good except gains on illegal speed.
In my personal opinion - no.
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In my personal opinion - no.
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FWIW I agree - these are really just a cosmetic mod IMO. I do a lot of motorway miles though, and I don't agree with the poster above who said they got wind noise.
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Looks great mate!
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Am i right in thinking you guys have all got these from the states from that first link or is there a UK supplier...
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