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Forum: Handling Performance 05-23-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
I am going to send this thread over to the S197...

I am going to send this thread over to the S197 Performance Handling section. The pepes over there know much more about your particular suspension and will be able to better guide you through...
Forum: Handling Performance 05-22-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
If you're looking for lateral grip, yes.... a...

If you're looking for lateral grip, yes.... a smaller sidewall is going to offer improved grip. I was thinking you were looking for off the line, as we are a rare bunch on the forums :D Since the...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-21-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Just make sure whatever tire you get, it suits...

Just make sure whatever tire you get, it suits your needs well. There will be no value in a tire that compromises necessary grip, for a lesser cost.

Good luck!

Jazzer :)
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-21-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Tires should be chosen by the needs of the...

Tires should be chosen by the needs of the driver, yet decided by the budget... what are they?

Inexpensive is nice, but you must have a tire that offers the grip you need for your style of...
Forum: Handling Performance 05-21-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
No, it is certainly not as easy as just widening...

No, it is certainly not as easy as just widening wheels to accomodate a wider tire, you must consider back-spacing gained by widening. The wheel will ONLY get wider to the inside, and are running...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-20-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
I would recommend you go with a set of 30 series...

I would recommend you go with a set of 30 series out back and will have no issues of rubbing out back, so long as these wheels are meant for your model year. As for fronts, a 275 tire is very likely...
Forum: Handling Performance 05-20-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,762
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Clearing a 14" brake is certainly worth your...

Clearing a 14" brake is certainly worth your concern, but don't dismiss the wheels being outside of the fenders soo quickly. Doing so can still possibly rub and cause you damage to tires and/or...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-17-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 145,461
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
It is right there in the description, silly :D

It is right there in the description, silly :D
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-17-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Than you'd better be posting from your smart...

Than you'd better be posting from your smart phone in the pits ;)
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-17-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
lol... your link doesn't work :D Congrats,...

lol... your link doesn't work :D

Congrats, looks like a nice tire for the Lukester! Now GET OFF THE COMPUTER, GO OUT AND RIP SOME DAMNED CORNERS ALREADY!

Jazzer Das Kitty :)
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-16-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/5/56/Mr_B...

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/5/56/Mr_Burns.png

"Eggcelent"

Jazzer :)
Forum: Handling Performance 05-16-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
lol.... I might have mis-moved it, but is in the...

lol.... I might have mis-moved it, but is in the correct section now. Does your mouse look like this?

http://m8.i.pbase.com/u21/lmatson/large/13325548.rat_leg_02.jpg
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-16-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Although the wheels are heavier than some others...

Although the wheels are heavier than some others and will save some money with 18" tires, I am not sure you should expect to see a noticable mileage change by just losing that weight. It can only...
Forum: Handling Performance 05-15-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Moving you to the S197 Performance Handling...

Moving you to the S197 Performance Handling section for pepes in the know :D

Jazzer :)
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-15-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
I agree with Flamingo here and something else may...

I agree with Flamingo here and something else may be in play. Mileage is easy to figure out, by just measuring the amount of fuel you purchase and mileage you get.

Zero the ODO at say a 1/4 tank...
Forum: Suspension 05-14-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Sounds like you are up for appearance mods and...

Sounds like you are up for appearance mods and that is OK :)

The cheapest route, would be to pick up a set of shorter springs to lower you down. The problem becomes ride quality on shorter springs...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-13-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Seattle is a tough deal, for a car that is...

Seattle is a tough deal, for a car that is looking to have grip year round :( I am fortunate to live in an area where I can run my "Summer" wheels, from April to October. Little rain here/there, but...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-13-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
I can say that the SS is primarily focused on...

I can say that the SS is primarily focused on corners. It will be OK in the wet, but would not ever run them in the snow myself. What about the possibilty of running a set of A/S tires on your OEM...
Forum: Suspension 05-13-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Nawwz... welcome to MF's :D First things...

Nawwz... welcome to MF's :D

First things first... what are the ULTIMATE goals for your ride?

Without knowing the answer to this question, there is really no way to send you in the right...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 05-13-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
I have heard very good things about the Super...

I have heard very good things about the Super Sports, but run the PS2's on my Winter wheels. Tires should be chosen by the needs of the driver, yet decided by the budget... what are they?

Jazzer :)
Forum: Suspension 05-11-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,434
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
Glad you like it, but unfortunately you are not...

Glad you like it, but unfortunately you are not likely to get any compliments on your ride around here :(

Jazzer :)
Forum: Suspension 05-09-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 57,354
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
^ thanks, but postive caster leans the wheel...

^ thanks, but postive caster leans the wheel backward and can be an improvement for cornering :)

Boy, that is a LOT of work to shift the "K" around and not likely to solve your issue. If it does,...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 05-08-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,056
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
@ BraMas: Griggs Racing only installed and tuned...

@ BraMas: Griggs Racing only installed and tuned the motor. The HB was already installed when it was shipped to their shoppe.

@ Uber: To be fair, I don't think he was saying the tune caused the...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 05-08-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,056
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
There is no question that the cam gears moved and...

There is no question that the cam gears moved and was proven by Griggs Racing prior to ever sending the motor back to Livernois. Griggs did not remove the timing gear cover, but was able to get about...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 05-07-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,056
Posted By Jazzer The Cat
The harmonic balancer retainer bolt failed in...

The harmonic balancer retainer bolt failed in some way. They said it was tight to proper specs, yet it obviously allowed the gears to move and widen the keyway to 1/2". Griggs has looked at the parts...
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