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      http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a3ce37b3127ccef4...

      http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a3ce37b3127ccef43446871af400000040O08AbuGrNs1cNQe3nwo/cC/f%3D0/ls%3D00005856358720131017035934216.JPG/ps%3D50/r%3D0/rx%3D550/ry%3D400/

      Here is my product. I have...
    2. Detonation is also caused by heat. Cast pistons...

      Detonation is also caused by heat.
      Cast pistons at 15psi with any detonation will break every time.
      :beer::beer:
    3. Thread: Clutch options

      by REPOMAN
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      Maybe we should discuss What the best friction...

      Maybe we should discuss What the best friction surface is for Drag Racing Clutches.

      There are different materiel on either side now days so what is best for Dragging the clutch at high rpm?

      I...
    4. Thread: cleanest rados

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      http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47b4db10b3127ccec8...

      http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47b4db10b3127ccec86b50c1e94f00000020O08AbuGrNs1cNQe3nwo/cC/f%3D0/ls%3D00005856358720040601002054637.JPG/ps%3D50/r%3D0/rx%3D550/ry%3D400/...
    5. Thread: Clutch options

      by REPOMAN
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      Thanks for the reply. I realized this is a no...

      Thanks for the reply.
      I realized this is a no win situation, after all it is called Drag Racing.
      Looks like I'm going to get some warranty money back. so I am going to try the Spec3+.
      Since I...
    6. Congratulations to Jerry Caddell, of Puyallup WA...

      Congratulations to Jerry Caddell, of Puyallup WA 1980 VW Truck VR6T 6.572, 98.33 (6.30 dial). R/U: Bernd Arndt, Tigard OR 1993 Corrado VR6 7.908, 91.52 (7.46 dial). Winner of the 2014 VW series event...
    7. Thread: Clutch options

      by REPOMAN
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      Clutch options

      After 12 years of racing I am at a cross roads to go further or step back.

      I have increased my power level over the years and have gone the journey of fixing the broken stuff.
      Lately I am having...
    8. That sucks for the hill climbers. This years...

      That sucks for the hill climbers.

      This years PWL show is going to be on an HNL "Hole Nether Level!"
      :beer::beer:
    9. The First race of the year for the VW series is...

      The First race of the year for the VW series is this

      SUNDAY! SUNDAY! SUNDAY!

      I am ready to race. Been impatiently waiting all winter.
      See you there
      :beer::beer:
    10. Thread: 4.2 V8 Corrado

      by REPOMAN
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      That is going to be one tight fit and a **** ton...

      That is going to be one tight fit and a **** ton off fabrication.
      ...
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      I had good intension when I suggested a theme. ...

      I had good intension when I suggested a theme.

      Man that thing is horrible.

      Subtle Green and black looks great.
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      Nice! I use the Gold heat shielding to. It looks...

      Nice! I use the Gold heat shielding to. It looks great in the engine compartment. ...
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      I bet you are starving the inline pump. the in...

      I bet you are starving the inline pump. the in tank is being sucked against hard when you are under heavy load.
      A surge tank will probably help.

      :beer::beer:
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      I would guess fuel flow issue. Do you have 2...

      I would guess fuel flow issue. Do you have 2 pumps and a surge tank?
      Do you have a fuel pressure gauge?

      I would monitor the fuel pressure when you are experiencing this and see if it is a fuel...
    15. You could try closing the GAP on the plugs to...

      You could try closing the GAP on the plugs to .023 and see if the ignition brake up in 3rd gear under heavy load goes away.
      I wouldn't go any closer then that.
      :beer::beer:
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      My Wife Sandy is happy with the Cowrado for now....

      My Wife Sandy is happy with the Cowrado for now. That was The first bet I lost to her.
      I like it, it gives the Race Car character.
      When she tiers it then I have to go Pink. we will see....
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      Got home from work today. UPS dropped off my new...

      Got home from work today. UPS dropped off my new AEM wideband 02 setup. Installed it in 20minutes.
      Works great. It was a birthday present from my wife.
      :beer::beer:
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      Custom fabrication is the name of the game when...

      Custom fabrication is the name of the game when it comes to installing a Liquid intercooler.
      Not sure what year scirocco but my Brother in laws 85 scirocco has a lot of room in front of the
      OEM...
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      I do. I use a restrictor in the oil feed line on...

      I do. I use a restrictor in the oil feed line on my GT3076R.
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      Yes 2450lbs is light for a corrado. they weight...

      Yes 2450lbs is light for a corrado. they weight 2700lbs from the factory.
      I have removed A/C, Heater Box, OEM heavy Exhaust, rear seat backs and passenger seat when racing.
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