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Old 07-27-2006, 11:07 PM   #1
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Default How do I spin the tires?!?!?!?!?!

Ok, I'm having a lot of trouble with this.
I have a basically stock engine except the bbk longtubes and flowmasters...(Im saving up for the TF Track Heat)
I just got my license on the 5th and I haven't really gotten on my car lately because I needed some stuff worked out first.
Although I have everything straightened out and I got on it early this morning and just smoked the tires (it was wet outside so that added a little assistance) and after it dried up today I tried it again and I failed...miserably. Then even later I had one of my friends with me and tried to show off a little bit, although all I showed him was a quick take off...Anyone care to take a noob through the step of how to really spin the rubber off the tires?
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Old 07-27-2006, 11:08 PM   #2
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auto or manual tranny?
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Old 07-27-2006, 11:08 PM   #3
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NO! You will end up killing yourself!! Drive like a sane person would.
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Old 07-27-2006, 11:08 PM   #4
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haha dude auto or manual?
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Old 07-27-2006, 11:10 PM   #6
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NO! You will end up killing yourself!! Drive like a sane person would.
aww dont listen to pro..he's old [8D]

no but seriously..dont..its not good

i dont even do it..mostly cuz i dont know how..but i still wouldnt do it

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i assume its a manual cause auto is hella easy to spin em but so is manual once u learn how to

i suck at driving stick and drove my friends mazda the other day all i kept doin was spinning them lol
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Old 07-27-2006, 11:10 PM   #8
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for automatics, just press the brake and gas at the same time, for a 5 speed just rev the engine to 4000-5000rpm and drop the clutch, hit the gas and move your left foot to the brake.
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i assume its a manual cause auto is hella easy to spin em but so is manual once u learn how to
not if it has stock gearing and an auto.
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Auto o manual?Search for large parking lot to practice...
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