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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-06-2006, 06:15 PM Thread Starter
 
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4.10's + shift points

I've been thinking about getting 4.10's for a while (with TL of course) but I was looking at the tech articles and it says the shift point in 3rd would be at 97mph. How would you do a 1/4 mile pass, because I thought it could cause damage to the OD band if you shift into OD while your on it?
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lock out OD at the track.




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i haven't had any problems with my 4.10's and i've had them for 3 years
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With 26" DR's on the car, I cross the traps at approximately 5500 rpm in third gear with 4.10's. My trap speeds are usually in the high 98's/low 99's.

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-07-2006, 08:19 AM
 
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My brother's mark VIII traps around 120 mph with 4.10 rear end on 26/8.5/15 slicks in third gear at 6600-6800 rpms.
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