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Old 08-22-2012
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Re: Diesel engine compartment ventilation

Originally Posted by Gunga Din View Post
Or the same amount the engine is taking in? If they're connected and the compartment is sealed.
Anyway, the hoses help to direct the flow to desired areas - like the alternator.
The amount of air the engine is taking in, and the amount going out of the exhaust, are essentially the same.
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