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      11-13-2012, 08:54 PM   #1
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Cool I have an Awesome Issue

ALl i have is the JB4 and my car cannot keep traction through 3rd gear...


who else has this awesome issue? oh and my rear tires are 9.5
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      11-14-2012, 05:13 AM   #2
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what model n54 or n55, auto or manual ?
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      11-14-2012, 03:23 PM   #3
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what model n54 or n55, auto or manual ?
N54, 08 auto, this is my first automatic, 350z (6speed), EVO(5speed), 95' Eclipse GSX (5speed).

I really do miss the clutch, I have no clue how to launch this thing.
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      11-14-2012, 03:38 PM   #4
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N54, 08 auto, this is my first automatic, 350z (6speed), EVO(5speed), 95' Eclipse GSX (5speed).

I really do miss the clutch, I have no clue how to launch this thing.
are you running with stock runflats?
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      11-14-2012, 03:46 PM   #5
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are you running with stock runflats?
ATR sportss
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ATR sportss
i see... hmm well sir you have one fast car. cant help you haha

id actually like to see a video of this awsomeness happening
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      11-14-2012, 04:44 PM   #7
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N54, 08 auto, this is my first automatic, 350z (6speed), EVO(5speed), 95' Eclipse GSX (5speed).

I really do miss the clutch, I have no clue how to launch this thing.
Hold the brake down as hard as you can whilst you press down to the accelerator to ~3,000 revs and then just let go of the brake and away you go.

Can do it from 1st or 2nd gear depending on the grip conditions.
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we have a lot of torque down low compared to your previous cars. So you really gotta feed the power in if you dont wanna spin the tires.
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      11-14-2012, 05:28 PM   #9
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i see... hmm well sir you have one fast car. cant help you haha

id actually like to see a video of this awsomeness happening

You know what? I think I will do, on a private road of course!
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      11-14-2012, 06:30 PM   #10
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I do not have this problem

Tho granted my tires are an inch wider each. But still. Pretty much fully hooked by second.
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      11-14-2012, 06:38 PM   #11
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Sticker tires? Drag Radials. NT05s. AWD on street tires FTW. I miss my AWD 96 Talon (400awhp) and my Evo X for that reason. I dont miss the evo as much as my Talon though.
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      11-14-2012, 06:41 PM   #12
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Sticker tires? Drag Radials. NT05s. AWD on street tires FTW. I miss my AWD 96 Talon (400awhp) and my Evo X for that reason. I dont miss the evo as much as my Talon though.
Your talon was literally the same car as my eclipse.

Though not as easy as my Z to break loose, this car is still pretty easy to get sideways, no ebrake needed
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Yeah I know. I love DSMs. My talon would still spin all 4 through first gear but not as bas as the BMW or my GTO. ha
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