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Old 09-10-2012, 08:28 AM
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Went to Mopar magic yesterday..hadn't been to the track in awhile and it showed...1st run, forgot to preload caltracs and reconnect the power for the linelock..looked like a buffooon tryin to do a burnout, wheelhoppin all over the place, this turned out to be the worst run of the day...afterwards, i was able to get the setup to jive and she was hookin after that...each run was better than the last and my last 2 runs were 12.3 and 12.2 @110 in 88 degree heat. I was on the fence about runnin with the 3.92 gears (usually run 4.56's) and quite frankly, surprised that i ran that quick. I think the 3.92's give me better traction from the git go as i didn't have any spinning issues with the dr's...
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Old 09-10-2012, 08:44 AM
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got to run 8x yesterday..here are the times based on time of day:

10:20 am 13.79 @ 96 na (cutouts closed)
10:52 am 13.71 @ 96 na (cutouts closed, preloaded caltracs)
11:25 am 13.20 @ 107 sprayed in 3rd gear (installed short belt)
11:51 am 12.93 @ 109 sprayed in 2nd gear (cutouts openned)
12:29 pm 13.02 @ 109 sprayed in 2nd gear (cutouts openned, also hit shift limiter in 1st)
1:22 pm 13.51 @ 95 na cutouts closed
2:30 PM 12.39 @ 110 sprayed about 60 ft out, cutouts open
2:53 PM 12.26 @ 110 sprayed from 10 ft out, cutouts open
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Old 09-10-2012, 10:29 AM
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Great times! I'm jealous of all you guys that post that they ran more than 2 or 3 times lol. Our track is so busy you're lucky to get 2 or 3 passes in. Especially lately since the word is out they are closing december.

I've always felt 4.56's are too much gear, and 3.92's or 4.10's are a better choice. What made you change to 3.92's in the first place?
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i swapped in my stock 3.92's cuz i hadn't recieved my new 4.56 gears yet and the old 4.56's were howling..plus I needed to swap out some bad bearings as well. i thought i would give the ole 3.92's a test of maybe a couple times at the track before swappin to 4.56's again.. so now i'm in a quandry , the 3.92's are faring better at the track than I figured.. so i think I'm gonna install the edge verter back in (currently stock) and see how it fares at the track..
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Cool will be interesting to see the results. When I put the converter in my truck it felt so much faster but according to the superchips data it's actually slower lol. Might just be due to tire spin but maybe the looser converter loses on the top end...
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what's interesting is that my best 1/4 times on motor an spray was with stock verter.. my best 60 fts were on the stall verter... I know nitrous likes a loose verter but I don't remember running the stall ever with my nitrous setup...
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Yeah I remember you saying your best time was with the stock converter. I may run my truck Oct 7th to compare and see if it's actually slower or faster with the converter. I don't think I've done any other mods performance wise. But really I still like the converter on the street either way.
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the way a stall hits feels like what a shot of nitrous feels like....
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Congrats on the times, looks like ur playing around with ur setup! It's always interesting to see what works!
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