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Old 04-29-2014, 01:56 PM   #31
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If I could launch at 5500 I am sure my time would have been a lot better then 15.7.
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Old 04-29-2014, 01:58 PM   #32
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Airing up your tires might actually hinder wheelhop for those with that problem and while on the surface you'd think it would hurt your 60' times the wheel hop is probably slowing you down more.
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Old 04-29-2014, 02:03 PM   #33
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How are you able to launch at 5500 without getting bad wheel hop? I even have ERMM and anything 4k or more it wheels hops badly.
The track I race at is amazing with the way they prep. Also I was never able to hook on the stock tires so that's another possibility.
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Old 04-29-2014, 02:12 PM   #34
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The track I race at is amazing with the way they prep. Also I was never able to hook on the stock tires so that's another possibility.
Any issues with the clutch yet? Mine seems fine after the runs at the track. Was a bit worried but no weird smell or anything
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Old 04-29-2014, 02:13 PM   #35
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Airing up your tires might actually hinder wheelhop for those with that problem and while on the surface you'd think it would hurt your 60' times the wheel hop is probably slowing you down more.
My tires were at 37 psi. That is what I have them for street driving and did not change anything. And I agree wheel hop is slowing me down, the one time I had bad wheel hope I ran 16.1.
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Any issues with the clutch yet? Mine seems fine after the runs at the track. Was a bit worried but no weird smell or anything
For normal driving its fine, if I power shift it then sometimes it will start to slip then catch. I cannot chirp gears haha.
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Old 04-29-2014, 02:23 PM   #37
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For normal driving its fine, if I power shift it then sometimes it will start to slip then catch. I cannot chirp gears haha.
Good luck with that! I don't think there is an upgrade out yet
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Good luck with that! I don't think there is an upgrade out yet
Actually Spec clutch makes stage 1-5 for our cars!
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Actually Spec clutch makes stage 1-5 for our cars!
Good to know. Track is only about 15 minutes away from my house lol.
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