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    Tire pressure for drag radial

    what tire pressure would be best to start with for my bfg drag radials at track. i ran stock pressure and ran a 2.1 60'. I would like to get it down to at least a 1.90. any info will be greatly appreciated.

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    what is "stock pressure"


    I run no more then 28 psi in my street tires.

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    I had my Nitto's down to 20 and 22 lbs with decent results.

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    You can run drag radials pretty low, I would start around 20

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shepp1691 View Post
    You can run drag radials pretty low, I would start around 20

    As low as 10... Well maybe even lower. But I agree atart at 20 and work your way down. When your 60 ft stops going down or goes back up you have gone to low porbably.

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    Quote Originally Posted by badblazeSS View Post
    what tire pressure would be best to start with for my bfg drag radials at track. i ran stock pressure and ran a 2.1 60'. I would like to get it down to at least a 1.90. any info will be greatly appreciated.
    I do 2.1's on bald ass street tires.....

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