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Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-24-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,174
Posted By forensicsteve
That's true...someone questioned the reason why I...

That's true...someone questioned the reason why I drive a viper and don't street race and that was my reply. Also true that I have dumped enough money (and definitely not an investment) into modding...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-24-2012, 03:01 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,174
Posted By forensicsteve
Bringing a Nissan into the argument is just...

Bringing a Nissan into the argument is just ridiculous and serves no purpose other than to insult your fellow Mustang owners who are proud of their cars and the effort they personally invest into...
Forum: General Tech 03-21-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,673
Posted By forensicsteve
Matter of fact, they couldn't have arrested him...

Matter of fact, they couldn't have arrested him unless the owner of the lot said they wanted him arrested.

Where do you get your information? Varies from jurisdiction and department policy of...
Forum: General Tech 03-20-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,673
Posted By forensicsteve
bothered because wat about the other people that...

bothered because wat about the other people that did that exact thing.., no fair


Looking for fair.....you need to relocate to a different planet. Fair has nothing to do with it.

That's the...
Forum: General Tech 03-20-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,673
Posted By forensicsteve
Having those headlights alone is an arrestable...

Having those headlights alone is an arrestable offense. Doing that same burnout in an empty lot with noone around maybe a caution.....with all those folk that close...arrest for endangering.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-15-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,788
Posted By forensicsteve
Forgive going off-topic So much talk about...

Forgive going off-topic

So much talk about bikes etc, decided to the world's fastest street driven viper. Standing mile speed 240 mph. Has about 1200hp on pump gas. Lots of pics and vids.

...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-14-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,788
Posted By forensicsteve
And don't say 1000...I will tell you BS ...

And don't say 1000...I will tell you BS

Check out Racing Solutions out of Texas. They have a twin turbo kit good for 1500hp.

still say I will beat a forced induction Viper

You're dreaming
...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-14-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,788
Posted By forensicsteve
Hey Piledriver. Why don't you try on a...

Hey Piledriver.

Why don't you try on a viper that has forced induction...twin-turbos are very popular with the viper crowd. Anybody can beat anything with enough mods....but stock to stock is...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-14-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,788
Posted By forensicsteve
hes trying like hell to lose me and i am up his...

hes trying like hell to lose me and i am up his butt the entire time

Don't be flattered about claiming victory over a viper.

I am on my second viper. First was an 02 GTS and now an SRT10 coupe....
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 03-12-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,796
Posted By forensicsteve
How much boost? There's a 100 difference between...

How much boost? There's a 100 difference between hp and tq. Is that standard with your blower type?
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-08-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,338
Posted By forensicsteve
The results from posters on these aftermarket...

The results from posters on these aftermarket intake manifolds are all over the place. They seem to be a minimal performance mod at best. I don't trust vendor hp claims either. A lot of other mods...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 03-04-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,027
Posted By forensicsteve
I bought the cheapest most basic S197 that was...

I bought the cheapest most basic S197 that was available back in 2006. I knew car was going to be modded in the extreme. Six years later, it is no longer street-legal nor streetable. Has gone through...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 03-03-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,533
Posted By forensicsteve
If I had a built auto tranny, I may have stayed...

If I had a built auto tranny, I may have stayed with a turbo

Bought turbo system from Powerhouse. Zero clearance issues. Started with 67mm, then upgraded to a 76mm for dragracing.

Did swap the...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 02-29-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,082
Posted By forensicsteve
If you have a properly sized turbo then lag will...

If you have a properly sized turbo then lag will not be an issue. The problem comes when you run a turbo that is way too big.

I have had two turbos on the S197. First a 67mm and then upgraded to a...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-29-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,267
Posted By forensicsteve
Methanol We went to methanol to get the IATs...

Methanol

We went to methanol to get the IATs down and it worked, but adding methanol to the mix, means just one more thing that can go wrong. We had to change to a JPC racing intake manifold...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-28-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,267
Posted By forensicsteve
Regarding turbo lag. I have had a supercharger...

Regarding turbo lag. I have had a supercharger and then 2 turbos on my stang (not at the same time).

It is very important to size the turbo for the application. Bigger is not necessarily better...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-02-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,765
Posted By forensicsteve
Cams can give you that old-school big block lopy...

Cams can give you that old-school big block lopy sound. Downside is that too much lope, can effect driving characteristics.

Cams in my stang, Comp SPR 127650. Would not work for stop'n go traffic....
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 02-01-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 12,263
Posted By forensicsteve
I'll be replacing it with a built 4r70w ...

I'll be replacing it with a built 4r70w

Automatics rule at the strip. I swapped the 5 speed manual for the 4r. I sold the 4r last year to a mate, when we decided to go from a 3 speed auto to a 2...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 02-01-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By forensicsteve
450 rwhp on all weather tires that can handle wet...

450 rwhp on all weather tires that can handle wet roads well (not DRs) and most road surfaces, is about as much power as you can use. Agree with diabolical, you should be under budget. Research...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-01-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,335
Posted By forensicsteve
I'll have to meet up with you at no problem one...

I'll have to meet up with you at no problem one day. I want a heads up when that monster gets out of surgery.

Look forward to that

do you visit calloutsnola or nostreetracing? I'm not a street...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-31-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By forensicsteve
Goals...goals...goals. What do you want to do...

Goals...goals...goals. What do you want to do with the build? That $10K may be enough or nowhere near enough depending upon what you want to achieve.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-31-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,335
Posted By forensicsteve
1.41 short time qa1 adjustable all around ...

1.41 short time

qa1 adjustable all around
hoosier full slicks and skinnies
spooled rearend
9 inch rear to hold everything together
3 speed 4r70w + transbrake

(and using someone skinny with...
Forum: Off Topic 01-22-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,103
Posted By forensicsteve
Also had 3 C5s, last one being an 02 ZO6. Super...

Also had 3 C5s, last one being an 02 ZO6. Super car, quite comfortable compared to the Viper GTS I traded it in for and now an SRT10 which is basically a 200 mph go-cart with a license plate. The C5...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-20-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By forensicsteve
seems like no one even near my area installs...

seems like no one even near my area installs turbos on mustangs, I never even see turbo Mustangs around here.

...and that certainly is a valid consideration.

The forced induction choice for...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-20-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,675
Posted By forensicsteve
However if you have a turbo or centrifugal style...

However if you have a turbo or centrifugal style charger then it can make some nice horsepower across the entire rpm range.

We went with the racing intake manifold from JPC, but not for any...
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