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Old 09-26-2012, 09:20 AM
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Originally Posted by vinniekq2 View Post
the car already has 4.11 gears my87z, and 1/2 a second is really optimistic for any gear change?
0.50 may be a little optimistic for the 1/8mi but think about this: my original set up on my camaro was a mild 355, the car originally had 2.72:1 rear gears and ran around 14.00 in the 1/4mi and 9.00's in the 1/8th, once i switched to a posi carrier and 3.73:1 gears i started running 13.30's in the 1/4 and 8.40's in the 1/8th. that's about 0.100 shorter in the gear ratio but also got me 0.6 tenths in the 1/8th. my trap mph didn't change but by maybe 3-5mph and that was in the 1/4
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