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This is a discussion on Bad traction? within the Firebird / WS6 forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; I was just wondering what kind of traction if any will i get with the new 3.73 installed, below is ...

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    Bad traction?

    I was just wondering what kind of traction if any will i get with the new 3.73 installed, below is the stuff i have done. When i get them installed will i only be able to race from a rolling start or still from a dead stop......~Chris
    2000 Arctic White trans am, ws6 hood, ws6 air box, slp lid, slp smooth bellows, slp loudmouth exhaust,shift kit, rebuilt trans, LS6 intake, 3.73 gears, Shaner S3 p/p throttle body, and a tune . SFC. C6 ZO6 rims 18" in back 17" in front. Drilled and slotted rotors.

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    it all depends on the driver

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    Quote Originally Posted by joejenkinsglass View Post
    it all depends on the driver
    ok

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    Chances are, if you mash it to the floor, you are not getting anywhere just gonna spin. You will need to adjust and learn how to launch, it's a bit easier in an auto.
    You will have to roll into the throttle more.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orcus79 View Post
    Chances are, if you mash it to the floor, you are not getting anywhere just gonna spin. You will need to adjust and learn how to launch, it's a bit easier in an auto.
    You will have to roll into the throttle more.
    i can't wait......

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    welcome to owning a drivers car pal. Don't like it buy a front driver.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orcus79 View Post
    welcome to owning a drivers car pal. Don't like it buy a front driver.
    That's what i like about having these cars, i love having to master how to drive everytime i mod it..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orcus79 View Post
    welcome to owning a drivers car pal. Don't like it buy a front driver.
    or a mustang lolol!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tigersport14 View Post
    or a mustang lolol!!!
    NO THANK YOU!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by clg82 View Post
    NO THANK YOU!!!
    yea i would take a 4 banger than cant break loose anyday over a mustang that cant break loose

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