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Old 08-15-2004, 04:00   #1 (permalink)
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BAGTHO runs 13.5 with slipping clutch

Ran the car at Quit Motorplex WA today & ran a 13.5 with clutch starting to slip.

Can anyone suggest the best clutch setup for BA GT? Is Mall Wood the only option?

What other times have been run by BAGT/P in WA?
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Ran the car at Quit Motorplex WA today & ran a 13.5 with clutch starting to slip.

Can anyone suggest the best clutch setup for BA GT? Is Mall Wood the only option?

What other times have been run by BAGT/P in WA?
Awesome time what mph did you achieve.Well done
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Ran the car at Quit Motorplex WA today & ran a 13.5 with clutch starting to slip.

Can anyone suggest the best clutch setup for BA GT? Is Mall Wood the only option?

What other times have been run by BAGT/P in WA?
Well done BAGTHO, I believe BPT have a couple of options, although I've got the Mal Woods setup and it can take a damn good punishing in it's stride
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Awesome time what mph did you achieve.Well done
13.5 @ 106.88, THE 60" WAS 2.188

Don't ask me what the next time was when the clutch went totally out to lunch.
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Well done BAGTHO, I believe BPT have a couple of options, although I've got the Mal Woods setup and it can take a damn good punishing in it's stride
With the Mal Wood set up can you warm the tyres, ( burn out) then slip the clutch to get car of the line with minimuin wheel spin?

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[QUOTE=BAGTHO]Ran the car at Quit Motorplex WA today & ran a 13.5 with clutch starting to slip.

WOW! thats as fast as my stock T3 does. he he he. just joken, good time mate,
the clutch can be fixed by getting the clamping pressure taken up, thats what Team GT did for the GT and the TE that stopped all there clutch trouble.. hope this helps....
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Congratulations
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Sorry I was under the impression your car modded Exhaust?
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Still 1 second waway from you rod?
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Great time champ, is it stock??
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