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svtfocus_john 04-06-2006 03:52 PM

Best RPM's to launch at?
 
I have been racing from a dig and each time i change my launch up a little. The results vary and im still trying to find that perfect launch. If you guys have any suggestions that would be cool. My mods are magnaflow exhaust, steeda short ram, diablo flash tune, steeda underdrive pulleys. If you dont have any suggestions i would like to know what you guys are launching at.

SVTmonkey 04-06-2006 05:02 PM

Well, you're on the right track, practice, practice, practice. I think it depends on a lot of factors, i.e. tires, whether your TC is disabled etc... But pretty much the only way to launch this car is to rev and feather. I usually start just below 5k and feather the clutch out, it's a very "felt" launch.

SVTmonkey 04-06-2006 05:03 PM

Oh, and you can also try searching the SVT section on this topic, it has been discussed to death. Have fun.

svtfocus17 04-06-2006 05:05 PM

i feather it out around 4000...sometimes a bit lower sometimes higher..like monkey said practice is the key!

svtfocus_john 04-06-2006 06:34 PM

TC
 
where is the button to our traction control?

WD40 04-06-2006 06:44 PM

Oh, and you can also try searching the SVT section on this topic, it has been discussed to death. Have fun.
It's been discussed to death in the ”Racing, Rally & Autocross” forums...
Moved. [;)]

Here's some help:
Search Results for "launching + SVT"

The biggest question, is do you have Traction Control, or not?
Does your car have the "Winter Package"?
(Heated Seats, Heated Mirrors, Block Heater, and Traction Control)
The TC button will be on the passenger side of the console, aft of the shifter, and just behind the heated seat buttons.

jaykirs 04-07-2006 04:56 PM

Floor it and then side-step the clutch................ I"M KIDDING! Don't do that LOL

magic2119 04-07-2006 05:58 PM

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jaykirs 04-07-2006 06:17 PM

^^^ Oh yeah, the clutch would be going "OH YEAH, give it to me daddy!!!" LOL

jr_psychologist 04-07-2006 07:57 PM

Shortly followed by your tranny saying "OH YEAH, give me another clutch daddy!!!!" :D


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