T5 Expert Operator
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: 3Fb Skunk Works(JXR01 Dev)
Re: improving 0-50 acceleration
In any falcon auto, 1st and 2nd gear is quite tall ratio wise. Best option if it can be done is to get a shorter diff ratio either a 3.45:1 or a 3.73:1. However i have heard there are a few problems in the BA in converting diff ratios.
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