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Old 08-23-2010, 02:12 PM   #81
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What's the tread wear rating on those
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Old 08-23-2010, 03:33 PM   #82
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What's the tread wear rating on those
lol about a 4 ahahah
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Old 08-23-2010, 04:52 PM   #83
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hahaha^^... Move the car off the trailer and BAM no more tread
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Old 08-23-2010, 07:34 PM   #84
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lmao. but i drive my car to the strip with a jack and everything to swap tires, i fold down the back seat and everything fits, no trailer for me :)
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Old 08-24-2010, 04:41 PM   #85
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thank god. there is nothing i hate more than a trailer queen
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^^Why? I would gladly trailer my Focus to Track events. I hate the drives home. I pray each time that everything is safe for the drive back. (track is an hour from home). Last year I was stuck in the middle of nowhere with a blown motor after an event.
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im about 5 min from my local track. most the time i just drive there on the race tires.
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Old 08-24-2010, 06:08 PM   #88
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I'm 5 min from a 1/8 mile track and a hour from my 1/4 mile one. But if I had a trailer I would trailer it jus so if I did break I wouldn't care lol
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do those wheels fit over svt brakes? im looking for a set of wheels to put some slick on my car i want 11s in my fofo.. but im not having much luck with finding rims that go over the svt brakes that arent 17s. also im wondering how you are getting 1.9s 60' on was that ever on street tires? the best i ever got on my car was 13.86 at 114.8mph on my low setting before i broke the tranny mount.. that was before i learned about preloading. but my low setting is only 308whp and 315wtq. my high setting is about 100whp more. i was really hoping to hit 12s on street tires and think i could btu right nwo im having all sorts of problems with my car running lean that no one can seem to figure out.. been going on now for about 6-8 months. but i would love to know your way of doing things so when i get it right i can break 12s on street tires maybe 11s on slicks.
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do those wheels fit over svt brakes? im looking for a set of wheels to put some slick on my car i want 11s in my fofo.. but im not having much luck with finding rims that go over the svt brakes that arent 17s. also im wondering how you are getting 1.9s 60' on was that ever on street tires? the best i ever got on my car was 13.86 at 114.8mph on my low setting before i broke the tranny mount.. that was before i learned about preloading. but my low setting is only 308whp and 315wtq. my high setting is about 100whp more. i was really hoping to hit 12s on street tires and think i could btu right nwo im having all sorts of problems with my car running lean that no one can seem to figure out.. been going on now for about 6-8 months. but i would love to know your way of doing things so when i get it right i can break 12s on street tires maybe 11s on slicks.

Yes they do clear svt brakes here is chris svt focus.

And i was being gentle on the launch, i didnt preload, i didnt use the 2-step, etc i just let it out slow untill i felt it grab then let off faster. on street tires i trap 118mph babing it so it doesnt spin.
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