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Old 04-26-2013, 08:00 PM
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And the verdict is? Have you had a chance to race the car yet?
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Old 04-26-2013, 08:17 PM
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I can't wait to see what times you do.
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Old 08-05-2013, 12:56 PM
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Yes it does have a heavy duty trans cooler but original radiator. The previous owner did the build up. The converter is a B&M 3000 stall not 3200. I thought I'd call the owner and ask him what times he got. He did say without good racing tires you can't really launch using the converter or it will just sit an spin. Your suggestion to roll the throttle carefully without breaking loose would be my best bet.
John, if you are still interested in racing the car - my good friend moved to Maryland recently. (Catonsville to be exact) He is a track rat and and could help you with your car. I can put you in direct contact with him. Very knowledgeable guy with an engineering degree.
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