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GasSavers_James 05-22-2007 05:52 AM

VX Aero Q
I was looking at the front of the vx yesterday and noticing the sections to the left and right of the radiator opening (lower grille). It is a spot where some cars may have fog lights but on the vx there is nothing there except a couple holes and ridges.

does anyone know if these holes serve a cooling or ventilating purpose, or are they just there and could they be covered up?

GasSavers_TomO 05-22-2007 06:23 AM

They can be covered up. Or you can install some OEM foglights to fill them and provide AUX lighting.

Hockey4mnhs 05-22-2007 08:35 AM

yup ther for some fog lights my dad wants to put um on his newer accord

cems70 05-22-2007 12:25 PM

I covered mine up when I bought my '95 DX hatchback 3 months ago. No affect on cooling. My completely covered grille area, however, caused the engine to get very toasty on the first 50 degree F day we had in early April, so I had to remove the grille block that was covering the right side (where the radiator is). All cooling problems were resolved.

GasSavers_James 05-22-2007 01:11 PM

sweet, I will cover them up. Is that a carbon fiber hood on your vx?

GasSavers_TomO 05-22-2007 06:13 PM

Yes, Carbon fiber hood that I had from a previous car...that previous car was in a "frame altering" accident and that's why the hood isn't for looks, it's for function, lol.

GasSavers_James 05-25-2007 06:27 PM

I covered them up yesterday. Also made a partial grille block, both blocks out of clear packing tape. I did a good job on the fog light holes, but not so good on the grille block. On the fog lights you can't tell that they are blocked unless you look closely.

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