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post #1 of 3 Old 04-15-2009, 03:36 PM Thread Starter
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Worried about 4wd Launch

I've read about 4wd launches and boosting and whatnot but Im concerned about my twin I beam front axle. Will it be OK to launch with that? I wasn't sure if its not great for it compared to a straight axle. And also, I'd assume just leave the 4x4 in until im all the way down the track?
Thanks and sorry if this questions been asked a million times and I just dont know. I tried search and didnt find much.

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I dont know about the durabilty of your dana 50 but definitly do not try to kick it back into 2 wd under that kind of load.
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You dont have to build tons of boost. 5psi will get you spooled enough to kill the lag and not enough to break stuff. trust me, i've been drinking.

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