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Forum: The Racers Bench 06-16-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By Simon1
If you are running those Nitto DRs and he is...

If you are running those Nitto DRs and he is running a regular tire, you will own him.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 06-09-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 585
Posted By Simon1
He will need an adjustable bar.

He will need an adjustable bar.
Forum: Street/Strip 06-09-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Simon1
It's like being at a strip club...you want to be...

It's like being at a strip club...you want to be close to the action.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 06-08-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By Simon1
I'm thinking the 560 kit will put down somwhere...

I'm thinking the 560 kit will put down somwhere in the 475 rwhp range.

Stock tires = 12s at 117-119
Good DRs with a 1.6 60' 11.6-11.9 @ 119ish
Set up big and littles
11.5@120
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 06-06-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 450
Posted By Simon1
To me, both of the idles you described are pretty...

To me, both of the idles you described are pretty normal for our cars.

The "doing something" probably counds like a miss or stumble. Also normal for cars like ours.

The hanging idle could be...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 06-04-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By Simon1
The spring can be rewound. I've done mine before...

The spring can be rewound. I've done mine before when I switched throttle bodies.

If it's back to stock then he'll be just fine.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-03-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I would agree with everything above. The centri...

I would agree with everything above. The centri blowers are great and for the most part all of the turbo kits are excellent too. But after 8 years of dealing with FI and our cars, time and time...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-03-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I could catch your car anywhere around town cause...

I could catch your car anywhere around town cause you trailer the thing wherever you go. Next thing we'll see you'll be posting your ET's after Drew drives it.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 06-01-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By Simon1
He's going to need a new pigtail for the O2...

He's going to need a new pigtail for the O2 sensor, throttle body, semi-custom tune, properly soldier and heat shrink the broken/clipped wires, put stock cats back in and stop working on his car. ...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-01-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I don't care about your story. Mind your...

I don't care about your story. Mind your business or I'll bitch slap you.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-01-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
My car is a stick. On the auto tranny I'm...

My car is a stick.

On the auto tranny I'm going to get, the 4R70W, it will be a manual valve body so I will stilll be changing gears. There just won't be a clutch.

Read the link I put above. ...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-31-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I thought it was a good read... ...

I thought it was a good read...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torque_converter
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-31-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I would guess high 11's with that set up. ...

I would guess high 11's with that set up.

You will need a clutch. Most prefer the Mcloed RST.

A different tire. Probably MT ET Streets. If you want a lot of weight reduction, and the best...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-31-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
I don't know what the exact answer is. To me...

I don't know what the exact answer is. To me there is not enough info to answer the question correctly.

The stall on a convertor puts the motor into the power band faster. It doesn't change...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-30-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
The majority of the guys here that are fast run...

The majority of the guys here that are fast run the twin screw blowers. They are easier all around to make the power. Each set up has it's pros and cons, but to each it's own.

Trap speed and ET...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-30-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 684
Posted By Simon1
Don't poke the bear...

Don't poke the bear...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-28-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
All of that is possible. The stock motor is...

All of that is possible.

The stock motor is at it's extreme limits where you want to be.

If you had a twin screw of some type, configured to make around 500 rwhp, proper rear gearing, good...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-27-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By Simon1
I would confirm it was attached to a 302...

I would confirm it was attached to a 302 previously. If so, find out if the 289 and 302 have the same bolt pattern. My guess would be yes.

God luck.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-27-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Simon1
Anywhere from 350-500 rwhp. 13's to high...

Anywhere from 350-500 rwhp.

13's to high 10's.

Too many variables to get more specific.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 05-27-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,139
Posted By Simon1
Get a better alternator. Make sure all...

Get a better alternator.

Make sure all connections are clean and very tight on the alt and battery.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-27-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 684
Posted By Simon1
Im not too familar with how well whipple will do...

Im not too familar with how well whipple will do at the higher PSI levels, I'm sure someone will be able to chime in. Seems like for driving around town on pump fuel, you can do 15 psi fairly easily...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-27-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By Simon1
Whomever is doing the install does not know how...

Whomever is doing the install does not know how to do it. THe shop needs to send it out to get done some where else.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-12-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,061
Posted By Simon1
I do too. Everyone always recommends what they...

I do too. Everyone always recommends what they have and when it comes to the RST/RXT it's for good reason.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-12-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,061
Posted By Simon1
Just looking at the OPs original post. ...

Just looking at the OPs original post.

Please look around at some different clutches. The SPEC Stage 2 has been notorious in the past for being a gigantic piece of crap. Just search around a...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-12-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Simon1
I didn't think 14.0 NA was bad at all. Just...

I didn't think 14.0 NA was bad at all. Just saying...
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