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Old 06-23-2008, 10:15 AM   #11
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a tune will get rid of tc, its really holding you back it seems
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Old 06-23-2008, 03:09 PM   #12
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yea you should def. be able to break into the 15's
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Old 06-23-2008, 04:55 PM   #13
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Stock 08's run 16.4 according to Car&Driver so I'm sure once you get a little better you'll be in 15's no problem.
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Old 06-23-2008, 09:52 PM   #14
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well i am not going to get a tune..since i have a factory warrenty.

yeah if i can just pull a fuse then i am going to!
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Old 06-24-2008, 08:19 AM   #15
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Keep in mind that weather conditions can also keep you down. if you go to a track on a hot muggy night, you will not run anywhere near what a cool low humidity track would give you. Makes a huge difference.

There have been nights when I consistently ran around a 14.6, which was right because the LT1 Z28s were consistently running about the same.
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PitchBlackST: Do you have traction control as well on your ST?
Thankfully,I do not.
Wonder if my stock 1/4 mile time would be more comparative to yours if the reaction time was close enough?
Curious.....wonder if they took it off at FocusFest to race the SVT?
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traction control does slow you done unless you find a better way to use it. also ur reaction time will help in running better times.
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PitchBlackST: Do you have traction control as well on your ST?
Thankfully,I do not.
Wonder if my stock 1/4 mile time would be more comparative to yours if the reaction time was close enough?
Curious.....wonder if they took it off at FocusFest to race the SVT?
Nope no traction control for me. I have what you would call the base model ST. Only option is Sunroof and 6 CD player thats it.
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ill have to post the time slip up if i can find it. i think its in the owners manual lol.
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just kidding ... i lied i cant find it. But or i would post it and get you the reaction times and stuff. At FocusFest my best run was a 12.8 in the 1000' and the reaction time was a .22.
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