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I went to the local 1/8th mile track last night. As of last year my best time was a 8.96 and that was only with a SCT and stock 265's running on diesel fuel. This year I've made some changes (for the worse I guess). I've went up to 285's, about 1 inch taller and 1 inch wider, I think that hurt my 60 times a little cause they're about 2/10 off now. I was also running bio-diesel and I know my truck doesn't run quite as good on it. It was a full tank also, compared to a 1/4 tank of regular diesel when I ran the 8.96.I added a AFE intake with pro dry s filter, and went from a stock dp and cat to a 4" turbo back str8 pipe. My best time last night was a slow freaking 9.38. THAT SUCKS! Gotta to be the tires and bio diesel. What do ya'll think. I did out run a 4x4 4 door Duramax who had 5" exhaust and he said an Edge. He ran a 9.85 and was in my rear view the entire way. I also raced a 7.3 extended cab 4x4 SD who had a Diablo sport and str8 pipe stock exhaust. He took off in 4hi and jumped me for a minute but I passed him pretty quick. I think he ran a low 10. I guess I can't complain about out running that D-max but I was expecting a quicker time.

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Reaction---.674
60 ft-------1.892
594 ft------8.370
1/8th ET---8.965
1/8th MPH--75.63
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Yeah, I would kind of expect that with the lower BTU's from the bio... Did your tire weight change all that much? Other than that, I would think your correct-more weight due to a full fuel tank and running bio... Not your all time best, but way to represent the 6.0!!!

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Yeah my truck doesn't even smoke when running the bio. I did here several people talking when me and the D-max was pulling up. They said that Ford's got a BIG turbo, listen at it, it's gonna smoke that Chevy. lol, if they only knew it was just a str8 pipe talking.

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594 ft------8.370
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Upgrade the cat back to a full turbo back exhaust and the bio fuel prob didn't help

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I DO have a full true 4" turbo back, I had a cat back when I ran the 8.96

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2006 F250 2wd 6.0 psd, 8.96 1/8th mile with canned SCT tunes, now running Spartan Hybrid Race tune! AFE Stage 2 PRO DRY S, 4" turbo back str8 pipe in front of rear tire, auto, crew cab short bed, ZOO DAD mod, 5% tint over the factory tint.
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60 ft-------1.892
594 ft------8.370
1/8th ET---8.965
1/8th MPH--75.63
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Ohh ok sorry must have miss read it

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