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Old 07-19-2012, 07:15 AM   #1
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Secondary electric fan + hood louvers

So i was thinking about installing either a poison spyder or hiline louver kit as well as an extra electric fan. This fan would be mounted to the underside of the hoo+d and would push air out of the louvers when traveling on trails at low speeds.

Any ideas if this would work well/be worth it/be better to suck air in rather than push out ?

Another idea would be to install 2 extra fans on the hood one pulling fresh air to the radiator and one extracing hot air....any opinions ????

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Old 07-19-2012, 07:39 AM   #2
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Why the concern with hot air?


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Old 07-19-2012, 07:46 AM   #3
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Just get an AEV hood, its bit expensive but saves busted knuckles and the fan rigging option you seem to be contemplating.
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:15 AM   #4
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I run 1 electric fan on mine without the clutch fan and mine stays under 210 without a problem. Fan runs constantly but never overheats. If your gonna run a electric fan a manual override on it is a good idea.
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:18 AM   #5
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What year is your JK? A tranny cooler would be a better purchase than a electric fan for a vent. Nothing wrong with wanting to vent your underhood temps, with a vented hood. Are you having overheating problems?
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:27 AM   #6
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The important install is a trans. cooler if you have an auto. Other than that you shouldn't have a problem.

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