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Old 04-29-2010, 04:54 PM   #141
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Paul Walker told me positive camber makes you go faster.
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Old 04-29-2010, 05:58 PM   #142
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Paul Walker also told me that decals and wings will make me go faster.... but it didnt happen. I still wonder why?
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:14 PM   #143
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I believe the whale tail on the Supra helped it get into the 10s.
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The downforce works wonders....
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Old 04-29-2010, 08:00 PM   #146
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I'm stoked, I wish I lived closer, I would come watch! Gonna take some pics/videos? Pretty pleeeease?
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Old 04-30-2010, 12:14 PM   #147
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I agree. I set to zero with the car in the air, once loaded/lowered I should pick up some neg camber, then adj to preference using LCA. It's just a baseline starting point once I get it loaded/lowered I can go from there. And no, positive camber is not desired lol.
OK 0 degrees with the suspension extended makes more sense......
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belts on has good tension

Extended the MAF, the interior paint is by MAACO

1st attempt at dash, will use as template for the final version

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Its starting to look like a car... Maybe i missed it but are you leaving the orange?
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