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Old 02-01-2005, 12:02 AM
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i put some 3.73 in and goign form 2.73 all i can say is DAMN what kinda ET can i expect i ran a 14.2 before how many tenths you think i will shave off
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Old 02-01-2005, 12:36 AM
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ive heard of people shaving a half second off with gears. you have to keep in mind traction though. lower gears will cause you to loose some traction unless you have sticky tires
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Old 02-01-2005, 01:22 AM
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Damn you ran 14.2 with 2.73's that's pretty good man. I have heard of people dropping a full second with gears, I would expect at least 1/2 second, could be more, let me know.. I ran a 15.2 with 3.08's and the mods listed below, just got the 4.10's hopeing for mid to low 14's..
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Old 02-01-2005, 01:24 AM
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If you can drive 13.7-13.9 on strret tires and 13.5-13.8 with slicks
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Old 02-01-2005, 01:27 AM
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At LACR??
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Old 02-01-2005, 01:31 AM
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at least .6
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Old 02-01-2005, 02:13 AM
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.6 with 3:73s??? :S im thinking .5 at most..?
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Old 02-01-2005, 02:14 AM
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sorry, what mods do u have
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Old 02-01-2005, 04:10 AM
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Damn you ran 14.2 with 2.73's that's pretty good man.
I ran 13.56 with 2:73's and street tires.
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Old 02-01-2005, 06:03 AM
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Wow, that is very impressive, lot of power man, although the stock cam is known for great bottom end, thank god with the stock gearing they gave us from factory...
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