FI yes. even if power gains. 1) you'd still have to cut a hole in your bumper or use a csl bumper to get direct flow, 2) you'd still have to deal with an oily mess, 3) you're facing an increased risk of water ingestion, 4) our cars are already designed from the factory to pull in cold air .
so best to leave the stock setup in place.
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