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PostSubject: can not get the car to hook   Mon Sep 21, 2009 7:50 pm

i have a 78 fairmont 2door with a build 306 the car is stock how bad will slicks twist the car the last slicks on it blown the diff out the rear end now there a locker and 410s under there
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Mon Sep 21, 2009 8:03 pm

try retyping that more clearly and i can help. btw, did you take the snubbers out?
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:34 pm

i can not get the car to hook the guy it bought the car from have slicks on it the only time it hooked it twisted the gears out of the rearend so when i bought it i put a full posi. locker and 4 10s gears in it i am runnig 235 60 14 street tires on it now all it will do is spin the tire half way down the track if i run slicks will it hurt the car
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Tue Sep 22, 2009 1:00 am

is it a 8.8 rear? what gears? stick or auto and how high are you gunna launch it at?
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Tue Sep 22, 2009 7:20 pm

8.8 with 4 10 gears 3 speed c4 3000 can't go any because of the stall
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:13 pm

pull out the snubbers for one thing, what tires and tire pressure do you launch at?
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:13 pm

also what is your 60ft times now?
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Fri Sep 25, 2009 6:05 pm

the car have never been to the track yet it is fully streetable but at stoplights trying the show this damn mustangs want a ford really is
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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Sun Sep 27, 2009 10:35 am

You don't need slicks to leave hard my friend. Very Happy



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PostSubject: Re: can not get the car to hook   Sun Sep 27, 2009 9:42 pm

changed plans i am pulling the motor and putting it in my zephyr wagon or the zephyr z7 i don;t know
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