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post #16 of 56 Old 06-07-2010, 11:41 PM
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125 in the ZJ on a closed course of course..... tops of the doors started flapping LOL


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160 in the brothers Trans Am



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post #17 of 56 Old 06-07-2010, 11:49 PM
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ive had my zj at 116. was just fine when at stock height

had it at 110 at 2". no problems

as long as all your bushings and suspension components are good it shouldnt be too bad

both on the street


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125 in the ZJ on a closed course of course..... tops of the doors started flapping LOL


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160 in the brothers Trans Am
do you have a performance ecu or sct tuner? if not, 125 is impossible. Or possibly your speedo is off

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post #18 of 56 Old 06-07-2010, 11:56 PM
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do you have a performance ecu or sct tuner? if not, 125 is impossible. Or possibly your speedo is off
Nope, and no my speedometer was not off. I checked myself. Went exactly 1 mile every 60 seconds at 60MPH. It was on a slight down-grade. Believe me or not, it happened.


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post #19 of 56 Old 06-07-2010, 11:57 PM
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116 when the limiter kicked in, like most guys. but my first car was a 1989 bmw 325ic aka the bucket o ****. the ECU was chipped so the governor was gone on it, hit 140 in that thing, haha, scary as hell for an old convertible with 200K+ on the clock and bald tires. oh to be 17 again. haha

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Well if all your guys limiters kicked in at 116, maybe a PO had the computer tuned or flashed. It kept climbing after 115.


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post #21 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 12:35 AM
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yea because i think even wj's are limited at 116

has anyone got hit by wind from the side at like above 85?

feels like the jeep is gonna go flying lol
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post #22 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 01:06 AM
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i got hit by a 50 mph wind gust while doing 65 down the highway, i changed lanes without even turning
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post #23 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 06:36 AM
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^^^ haha mine does the same thing and its not even lifted

In the zj ive been up to 100 and it sucked but that was after I owned this
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my 97 4.0 had up to 95 scary

my niner have had it up to 115

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Drive mine over 120 (no limiter)every monday on the highway back from my parent's house. feels normal. nothing scaring.

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post #26 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 11:04 AM
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Drive mine over 120 (no limiter)every monday on the highway back from my parent's house. feels normal. nothing scaring.
is that km or miles? because 120km is nothing
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post #27 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 11:15 AM
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About 116mph in the dub jay (before the lift) and 186mph (confirmed by the state trooper) on a ZX9R about 6 years ago. Oh, and he let me go Turned out, he rode a GSXR1000 and I had raced him like 2 weeks prior to that at the local drag strip.

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post #28 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 11:30 AM
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bout 100 when it was stock

with the lift and 35"s and whatnot, i wont take it over 75-80 , i can cruise very comfortable at 70

no point in going faster, highest speed limit it will ever see is 75


in my old Pontiac Grand Prix ( 1991 ) the speedometer maxxed out at 130 and i had that thing twitching past the 130 mark so who knows how fast it was going

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post #29 of 56 Old 06-08-2010, 11:38 AM
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haha Matt, that speedo twitch comment reminds me, this is what happens when you top out a fieros speedo
YouTube - V8 Fiero - Speedometer Spin
in the vid he hits the limit of the speedo right as he shifts into 3rd..

EDIT: heres my jeep getting into the nether regions of 80mph after my CAI install lol i usually coast at 70 because at 75 i have a slight wobble from misbalanced tires.
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is that km or miles? because 120km is nothing
miles of course.

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