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06-20-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,250
Posted By TrackAire

Awesome trip and thanks for posting up the pics,...

Awesome trip and thanks for posting up the pics, etc.

Did you have any issues with scraping or bottoming out when boarding on and off the ferry? I remember a couple of ferry ramps that were not...
Forum: C5 General
06-20-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By TrackAire

That's the beauty of the Armor All repellent (or...

That's the beauty of the Armor All repellent (or any other brand that does the equivalent thing)....there is no wiping after a drive since there is literally no brake dust coating your rims. If...
Forum: C5 General
06-20-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By TrackAire

This stuff actually works if you follow the...

This stuff actually works if you follow the instructions. Here is a discussion about it last week since Viper brakes pads are very dusty:
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06-19-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,968
Posted By TrackAire

That too is my biggest question regarding a...

That too is my biggest question regarding a lithium....if discharged a little more than normal will pumping too many amps into them cause them to have an issue...with the worse case being fire. It is...
06-18-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,603
Posted By TrackAire

I'm glad we have another tire option but Nankang...

I'm glad we have another tire option but Nankang has got to get into the game and offer at least a 335 series tire for the rear of Vettes, Vipers, etc. I see this a lot with the Asian...
06-18-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,442
Posted By TrackAire

If you have the space or spot for one somewhere...

If you have the space or spot for one somewhere out of the way, you can pick up basic used washing machine off Craigslist for $50 to $100.

Also, there are hand crank washing machines to allow you...
Forum: C5 General
06-18-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 986
Posted By TrackAire

So for a few minutes your amps were moving your...

So for a few minutes your amps were moving your subwoofers at lightspeed, lol. You're lucking it didn't fry more stuff electronically. Regarding the battery exploding, I've not seen an AGM that has...
Forum: C5 General
06-16-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 986
Posted By TrackAire

Here is the biggest challenge we have found. It...

Here is the biggest challenge we have found. It use to be you would buy a battery by your favorite manufacturer and you were good. But what we've found out in the last 10 to 12 years is you can have...
Forum: C5 General
06-15-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 986
Posted By TrackAire

I make my living in the 12 volt and 24 volt world...

I make my living in the 12 volt and 24 volt world and deal with battery manufactures.....it is not recommended to use a deep cycle battery as a starting battery. (It won't be the end of the world,...
Forum: C5 General
06-15-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 986
Posted By TrackAire

Batteries are like milk.....they don't get better...

Batteries are like milk.....they don't get better with age. Once you drain a battery below 10.5 volts it is never the same. It loses major reserve capacity. It is like having a gasoline tank that...
06-13-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 21,126
Posted By TrackAire

I'm no aero engineer and am not answering for...

I'm no aero engineer and am not answering for G-Speed but in my research and getting to spend some time with some NHRA funny car team engineers last year, you want to front of the car as wide as...
06-11-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,806
Posted By TrackAire

Man, so sorry to see this happen to you. What...

Man, so sorry to see this happen to you. What does a used LS7 engine out of a wrecked C6Z run?......honestly, that would be my first choice...just a complete running engine that has not been cracked...
06-11-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,121
Posted By TrackAire

I hear the new C8 Corvette will not only have a...

I hear the new C8 Corvette will not only have a heads up display, but also an "Autocross Mode" which would let you see the "autocross cones" and "autocross track" projected through your entire...
06-10-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,888
Posted By TrackAire

The C7 was the Stingray, right?.....the C8 will...

The C7 was the Stingray, right?.....the C8 will be the Mako Shark as those are obviously shark fins. At least that is what my overly imaginative mind is thinking.
06-10-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,121
Posted By TrackAire

I guess it's time for regions to start...

I guess it's time for regions to start considering holographic cones......
06-09-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,278
Posted By TrackAire

Where do you have your Mustang posted for sale? ...

Where do you have your Mustang posted for sale?

Regarding selling your Mustang.....if you have room to keep and can swing it financially, keep it. I stupidly sold my HPDE track Mustang to buy my...
06-07-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,053
Posted By TrackAire

For now I would go better seats, harness bar and...

For now I would go better seats, harness bar and harness......but once you go harness you must incorporate a HANS device to protect your neck. I would hold off on the full roll cage and get some...
Forum: Other Cars
06-06-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,457
Posted By TrackAire

The biggest flaw is the idiot that made that...

The biggest flaw is the idiot that made that video and the total mis-information that is stated. Solid axle cars can't handle?....yeah right. No limited slips?....wrong again. Wheel hop.....really?...
06-06-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By TrackAire

Although Plasti dip is super easy and removable,...

Although Plasti dip is super easy and removable, I too feel it is not the best choice for a track rim since it will hide cracks until too late. Unless you need show car quality paint, a properly...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-05-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,217
Posted By TrackAire

When doing gear oil I'll throw a small 1 gallon...

When doing gear oil I'll throw a small 1 gallon bucket of water in the shop microwave for 8 to 10 minutes and get the water good and hot. Then I put the gear oil bottle or bottles into the bucket for...
06-05-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,068
Posted By TrackAire

I'm in 100% agreement with froggy47.......good...

I'm in 100% agreement with froggy47.......good luck finding a shop that can rebuild a motor correctly. 95% of the "shops" out there are waiting for your deposit to help finish the last guys build....
06-03-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,977
Posted By TrackAire

Hmmm.....I'll have to do more research because I...

Hmmm.....I'll have to do more research because I thought the lead was also detrimental to the cats. Sounds like unleaded racing gasoline for the win, lol.
06-03-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,977
Posted By TrackAire

I get that MMT works but may damage the cat due...

I get that MMT works but may damage the cat due to residue. But what is the chemical that works in the Klotz product.....if not MMT, then what is it and what is the science behind it?

One concern...
Forum: C5 General
05-31-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,898
Posted By TrackAire

Here is a test where they actually tested stuff...

Here is a test where they actually tested stuff that matters like flow, cleaning capability, etc. Any name brand filter will work....I have yet to document that a engine ever failed due to the oil...
05-28-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,534
Posted By TrackAire

A hybrid HANS is like wearing a strap on safety...

A hybrid HANS is like wearing a strap on safety vest and is attached to your body, not held in by the 5 or 6 point harness as a traditional HANS would use. It is designed for a 3 point safety belt...
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