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Old 05-07-2008, 08:19 AM   #11
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Your spot you need to work on is your launch. Your 60' times are bad. Thats where youre loosing your time is in the beginning.
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I don't think the 20psi in street tires is helping you. Low pressure is more for a drag radial designed to operate like that. Try upping it back up to about 30.
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I thought so too....it was my friends idea but hey i didnt know
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^^ agreed. I tell people this but no one ever listens. DO NOT lower the psi in street tires.
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Yeah, that's dangerous. I've seen plenty of Honda guy up here at GLD just peel their tires right off the wheel and nearly put themselves into the wall or the other lane.
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Im thinking if i can just hook up ill hit 14.1 or 14 flat .....with an ORP or a cooler air charge i can break 13's
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You should PM TParker, he has a ZX3 not an SVT but, I have seen him run mid to low 13's. He has everything done and I mean everything. Coilovers,race headers, FS stealth exhause kit, radical street cam set up, cam gears, chip, drag radials, car at 2250 lbs with him in it. You might have a lot of work still to hit 13's, not trying to discourage you, I've read your mod list and I know his is all I'm saying.
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I think a very high 13 is possible with the right conditions especially with my trap speed being 94mph im baseing my rash opinion on the fact my subaru wrx ran a 14.11 at the same 94.54mph sooo...thats why I think with a good set of slicks and a cooler air charge i may be in and if it matters my r/t is the same between the two.


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You should PM TParker, he has a ZX3 not an SVT but, I have seen him run mid to low 13's. He has everything done and I mean everything. Coilovers,race headers, FS stealth exhause kit, radical street cam set up, cam gears, chip, drag radials, car at 2250 lbs with him in it. You might have a lot of work still to hit 13's, not trying to discourage you, I've read your mod list and I know his is all I'm saying.
not really.

I hit 13's with a PW kit on a regular ZX3. Get some drag radials (or slicks) and work on your launch.

they say for every tenth you cut off your 60ft you get 2-3 tenths in the 1/4 time
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Im thinking if i can just hook up ill hit 14.1 or 14 flat .....with an ORP or a cooler air charge i can break 13's
IONO...i think with your set up now you should be able to do low 14's....your gonna need some good tuning and tires for 13's though.
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