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Old 02-21-2008, 02:33 PM   #1
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Arrow torque question?

i really want to put as much torque as i can into my car. what are a few main parts that help me out in that torque catagory? i dont even know where to start. lol


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Old 02-21-2008, 03:31 PM   #4
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i plan on the turbo part, i first want to do my swap, and then im doing performance mods to the new motor. im getting research and good ideas so that im ready and know what i want to do when i have the cash.
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either a turbo or a supercharger....just make sure you do a correct and good tune after you get the FI
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If you want cheap torque new a 4.06 final drive kit, they only cost like $125 and will add 6%, but definatly turbo
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If you want cheap torque new a 4.06 final drive kit, they only cost like $125 and will add 6%, but definatly turbo
The problem with this is that, should he ever go turbo or supercharged, the 4.06 has to come out and be replaced with either a 3.82(stock) or a 3.42(pzev) if he wants any chance at traction.
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even with a limited slip differential(i guess its not cheap then)?
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