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post #1 of 32 Old 08-27-2008, 05:53 PM Thread Starter
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What should i be running?

what do yall think i should be running in a 1/8mi with all my mods? i havnt got into the 9's yet. im here in west texas, the elevation is kinds high, will that be a factor?

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I don't know what you should be running but maybe that 4000 pound bumper is slowing your truck down lol.

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my truck looks the same as johnysteals and i only have an edge evolution chip in mine with straight pipe from turbo back to 5in stacks with a tool box and i run mid nines in mine my chip is a 100h chip try weight reduction
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my truck looks the same as johnysteals and i only have an edge evolution chip in mine with straight pipe from turbo back to 5in stacks with a tool box and i run mid nines in mine my chip is a 100h chip try weight reduction

I think mine should be a little faster than that if you are running the same size tires. You said that you are running a 100 horse power chip but I believe that my loney tunes is over 175 horse power if I remember. My tires def slowed my down. My truck is heavy enough; no amount of weight reduction is really gonna matter to much unless I run my truck with no cab just frame and a seat lol. I never have run my truck becasue I am waiting to buy guages first. not worth blowing my truck up just yet lol

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i am stock on everything but chip and exhasut but yeah i hear u on that gage thing hey any ideals on how to get these things to really pour the smoke out of them mine smokes just not as much as i would like
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injectors, turbo, fass, more toys normally gets you more smoke

as far as more stuff for u to nab ... intake and gauges. let her breath and be able to monitor the ride.

if your looking to just lay down coal .... upgrade anything involving fuel and wipe out your exhaust...
as far as 6.0's go i dunno stock power numbers and times from a holein the ground but as far as making loads of smoke .... i feel as though i'm already an investor in OPEC and until i can run farm diesel, run on hopes n dreams, or get sponsored .... i'll try and keep my fuel in my tank (untill a rat nasty rice burner looks at me crossways... then its only fair to give them a fresh soot primer)

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my truck has a few bolt ons..stock turbo, stock sticks. 12.6 just this tuesday night..looking for more traction and going back this coming up tuesday..low 12s..i hope

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Before I lifted it I ran consistant 8.7x 1/8th mile at almost sea level and 7550lbs (8.73 best).

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my truck has a few bolt ons..stock turbo, stock sticks. 12.6 just this tuesday night..looking for more traction and going back this coming up tuesday..low 12s..i hope
I jsut sent you a PM. I am from south jersey and was trying to find out your set up. Thanks

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my truck has a few bolt ons..stock turbo, stock sticks. 12.6 just this tuesday night..looking for more traction and going back this coming up tuesday..low 12s..i hope
dear god....

thats the stock 03 turbo... NICE RUN.

how much n20 are you pushing

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