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Author Topic:   WHEEL HOP
new8
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 34
posted February 05, 2002 07:29 PM
THE PROBLEM I HAVE IS WHEEL HOP,COMING OUT OF THE PITS OR EVEN AT THE DROP OF THE FLAGAT ABOUT 2500 RPM,I STILL HAVE WHEEL HOP!CAN ANYONE EXPLAIN WHY THIS HAPPENS?MY GEARS ARE ONLY A SET OF 355,IN A 350 TRANS.I HAVE COILS IN THE REAR BUT NO KIND OF TRACTION DEVICE ONLY A PANHARD BAR.
THANKS FOR THE INFO.

NWModracer
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 51
posted February 06, 2002 12:00 AM
More info is needed. How is your rearend mounted? What is the pinion angle? Where are the springs mounted?

6pack
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 111
posted February 06, 2002 08:05 PM
Is your driveshaft bottoming out?

Flatlander
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 178
posted February 06, 2002 09:41 PM
It does sound like something binding

yellowjacket45
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 37
posted February 07, 2002 05:11 PM
I once had a camaro that we put heavy duty shocks on and it wheelhopped all the time untill we took them off.

Lumpy Smith
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 11
posted March 19, 2002 05:41 PM

better bushings and gas shocks help...

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