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    It axle tramps pretty hard with these tyres, the launch will be tricky!

    Going to Sydney Dragway, if anyone else happens to be going and can take a video that'd be appreciated. Can get a pit crew pass as long as they don't require other people to show up at the exact same time.
    Last edited by bugle; 01-08-18 at 01:01 PM.
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    This was my best run (left lane)
    Data logs show max boost of 8.5psi. I'll have to give it some more.


    Last edited by bugle; 01-08-18 at 10:58 PM.
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    Video of that run
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    that 60 foot was terrible. drop it to 2 sec and its in the 13s
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    Yeah, apparently making the engine mounts more solid should help with axle tramp..
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    yup, windscreen spooge and nuts shoved in the gaps. if your keen polybushed front tie arms help (the ones under the radiator)
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    I've already put poly bushes in everywhere, will sikaflex the engine mounts.

    Also I went on the scales, it weighs 1015kg, still with the spare tyre and 35L in the tank.
    Last edited by bugle; 02-08-18 at 05:59 PM.
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    Powerflex make poly engine mounts for the xc barina. Sure they would make for sb. I have a front mount on a xc from powerflex and it is well made

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    They don't seem to do them for the B unfortunately
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    http://hh-ms.com/engine-mounting-kit.html

    ive used these. big cash but you wont get better.
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    That's a bit extreme! Guess they'll be more solid than filled originals, but I don't want it to be too harsh.
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    If you're looking to improve the shift, check out these guys.

    Shortened the shift by 45%

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    Quote Originally Posted by bugle View Post
    That's a bit extreme! Guess they'll be more solid than filled originals, but I don't want it to be too harsh.
    i once bought most of their catalogue. rose jointed suspension on a street car wasnt a good idea...
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    Might have to get a short shifter, looks good and not too expensive.

    Have a spare set of engine mounts I've filled with Sikaflex, waiting for it to cure.

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    The last pic original one was completely screwed, the rubber had separated from the outer case. Have swapped them in but haven't had a test drive yet.

    Looks like i'm going to drags again this wednesday
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    pics arnt working mate
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    Damnit, should work now.
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