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Old 06-16-2009, 07:05 PM   #1
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my oh my.. L99 burnout with yank torque converter installed

wish I had a video.. well today I put my yank converter in and my SW headers back system... burnouts... well just hammer it and you get all of first, stutter (rev limiter lol) then ALL of second.

needless to say that's all this bad boy needed to be unreal.. I have more for it when I get the time again... but man, now I don't miss driving my modded 02's around too much..

I will try to get a video if I can some time.
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Old 06-16-2009, 07:07 PM   #2
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Old 06-16-2009, 07:23 PM   #3
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We need PROOF I don't believe it happened...j/k

You killin us with the no video man, come on...a post like that and then deny us a video...killing me I say.
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Old 06-16-2009, 07:38 PM   #4
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here's 2 pics of the tranny (phone pics).. I was beat.. was like 4-5hrs non stop for the converter and headers and system.. all pretty easy, just 36 yrs old sounds young... but while working feels like 66yrs old.. lol
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Old 06-16-2009, 07:40 PM   #5
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So basically it's the stock tranny holding some of these guys back? Could some tuning
on the stock tranny help out these auto guys?
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Old 06-16-2009, 07:46 PM   #6
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not the tranny itself, the torque converter is and always will be the biggest bang for the $$ for any auto car...
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not the tranny itself, the torque converter is and always will be the biggest bang for the $$ for any auto car...
Oh yeah, you did say you got the yank converter. Nice!!!
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Usually worth at least 0.4 sec in the 1/4 minimum...
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What size/stall is the converter
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Old 06-16-2009, 08:23 PM   #12
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So basically it's the stock tranny holding some of these guys back? Could some tuning
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A TC will of course indeed wake up any automatic but a tune will turn off torque managment and will for sure wake this car up as well.
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Old 06-16-2009, 08:25 PM   #13
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I tuned out all the TM and changed a few things a week or two ago.. it helped but wasn't impressive... now THIS and the exhaust.. the car is now impressive.. Yank 3600, most will want the 3200, but I am used to converters, and this isn't all that bad really.
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Sweet deal.. I have the Yank 3600 in my 08 RWD TBSS and that is a BAD ASS converter. Most def makes a night and day difference in the vehicle.
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