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Old 02-14-2007, 05:04 AM   #1
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I was wondering if any 9’se and below uses their cars as a dally driver and what did it take to achieve times and still drive it every day?
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yes,... a turbo and a split fuel system that you can run pump gas and turn on race gas at a moments notice.
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Old 02-14-2007, 10:13 AM   #3
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yes,... a turbo and a split fuel system that you can run pump gas and turn on race gas at a moments notice.
That’s too complicated.
Is this what’s you are running?
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Old 02-14-2007, 11:07 AM   #4
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Haha, some would say running 9s in general is rather complicated as well.
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Old 02-15-2007, 04:30 AM   #5
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Haha, some would say running 9s in general is rather complicated as well.
Given that it will be dally driven and will pass inspection as well
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Turbo here and i DD the car.... what ever weather..... doesnt matter....

All i do is add better fuel and turn up the boost... 5 or 6 psi..... i prob could do it on pump 93 but i havent tried LOL
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I daily drive mine. Strocker and a little nitrous.
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Old 02-19-2007, 07:52 PM   #8
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Turbo here and i DD the car.... what ever weather..... doesnt matter....

All i do is add better fuel and turn up the boost... 5 or 6 psi..... i prob could do it on pump 93 but i havent tried LOL
Do you retain all the acc like AC, power steering and stock battery location?

p.s impressive times
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I daily drive mine. Strocker and a little nitrous.
Can’t see your setup more info pls +times
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Do you retain all the acc like AC, power steering and stock battery location?

p.s impressive times


who cares about A/C?????

I dont.. never used it so it was ditched a long time ago.....
Power steering is the same and the battery is in the back.
Turbo sits where it once resided......
None of those things make a car a D/D
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it would in bahrain
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Old 02-20-2007, 10:50 AM   #12
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Yes its hell in summer, imagine it’s has reached about 113 F Bahrain and 125 F in Kuwait.
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Your not keeping A/C with the kit i have the 4" downpipe goes right where the compressor once sat......
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And you even relocated the alternator!!!

Cool bird with killer times Kyle
I think I will stick with N.O.S
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OFI kit retains stock acc and has the potential to run a t6 turbo...

does where the requirements i needed since it gets hot here in miami. However, the humidity is the real killer and no a/c means sweaty shorts and fogged windows when it rains...
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ya the fogged windows really blows
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Yeah we daily drive ours. During the cool air racing months we limit the miles because I have a race mod and a daily driver mode. It's mainly the dual XR1s and the race seat, but swapping araound a lot is a time consuming pain. We are running all motor. I could leave the car in daily driver mode and spray a 100 shot be deep into the 9s, but we bracket and index race so staying NA is our preference.

This is also why we maintained the 4L60E. I can't imagine putting the miles we do on the car without an OD. That would get old quick.

No fogged windows here

A turbo would be real sweet though. Something about an LS1 spooling up. Ya gotta love it!
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Yeah we daily drive ours. During the cool air racing months we limit the miles because I have a race mod and a daily driver mode. It's mainly the dual XR1s and the race seat, but swapping araound a lot is a time consuming pain. We are running all motor. I could leave the car in daily driver mode and spray a 100 shot be deep into the 9s, but we bracket and index race so staying NA is our preference.

This is also why we maintained the 4L60E. I can't imagine putting the miles we do on the car without an OD. That would get old quick.

No fogged windows here

A turbo would be real sweet though. Something about an LS1 spooling up. Ya gotta love it!
Cool thanks I am also worried about the lifespan of the 4l60
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If you get the right 4L60E the first time, you will save a lot of time and money, not to mention the piece of mind. Theirs only a few that have them mastered though.
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NOS4ever.... you might want to take a peak at SpeedInc's street twin turbo set up. they have log style turbo headers that reatain a/c, power steering, and give great access to the spark plugs.

the kit will make 800+ horsepower with stock cubes, a mild cam, and be completely streetable.
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