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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted May 18, 2004 12:19 PM  
having problem rolling right rear tire. with tube or without tube same thing. track has been rough but no one else is doing it. ran as much as 30lb of air still did it. like to drive in hard, car is working good just need to keep tires on it.

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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 45
posted May 18, 2004 02:01 PM  
Do you have alot of weight mounted high in the rear of the car?

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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted May 18, 2004 02:49 PM  
no 1100lf 1200rf 250lr 200rr
sat night i was pulling left front tire in heat race. all weight is low and on the left

joetaylor
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Total posts: 640
posted May 18, 2004 04:49 PM  
you are sliding the rear having it that low keep the weight where it is just raise it that way it pushes down on the tire rather than sliding it

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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted May 18, 2004 07:27 PM  
if i move the weight up wouldn't that make the car roll over more and im already pulling the left front. plus i dont what to lose my gross %. not saying its not right just asking.

bigcitycowboy
Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 89
posted May 20, 2004 07:41 PM  
hey race it, im having the same problem. not really sure what my wieghts are. but my car at times starts to pick up the left front tires also. if u figure something out lemme know. seems to bite me every race. it does ok for heat race or hot laps.. just the more laps seem to do it in. hopefully we can figure something out, good luck

bigcityracer
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 431
posted May 20, 2004 09:13 PM  
Just a thought, but if your weights are behind the axle this would will put more side force on the side of the tire too. I would suggest raising as mentioned above and move them forword a bit.

Raz_900
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Total posts: 635
posted May 21, 2004 01:35 PM  
If it's pulling the left front tire, try a slighter stronger RR spring, Less LF spring, more rebound in the LF shock or more comp in the RR shock. You'll be faster if you can get all 4 tires to work instead of 3.


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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted May 21, 2004 04:18 PM  
we are going to try going up on rr. yes fast with all 4, they say it looks cool, lol. i'll be cooler in victory lane. thanks for the help everyone.

CLBaker25
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Total posts: 193
posted May 24, 2004 11:16 AM  
I don't know how heavy your car is but you might think about lowering your left rear spring to a 225. We ran a 250 and it unhooked our left rear too much going in and would not come back on the left rear right.

    

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